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KSP Conducts Drug Roundup

Date of News Release: 09/17/2015

(Pineville/Barbourville, Ky.) - Kentucky State Police Post in Harlan conducted a drug round-up today (09/17/15) in Bell and Knox Counties. Along with the assistance of Pineville Police Department, Bell County Sheriff's Department and Knox County Sheriff's Department, ten people were arrested on various drug charges stemming from a year-long investigation by KSP Post 10 Drug Detectives.

Arrested and lodged today were:

  • Kathy Hagle, of Harlan: One count of Theft by Unlawful Taking U/$500. She was lodged in the Bell County Detention Center.
  • Melody Wray, of Middlesboro: Four counts of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. She was lodged in Bell County Detention Center.
  • Charles Wray, of Middlesboro: Three counts of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. He was lodged in Bell County Detention Center.
  • Paul Wray, of Middlesboro: Two counts of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. He was lodged in Bell County Detention Center.
  • Sonya Rodgers, of Middlesboro: Three counts of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. She was lodged in Bell County Detention Center.
  • Frieda Seigler, of Middlesboro: One count of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. She was lodged in Bell County Detention Center.
  • Jamey Hopkins, of Middlesboro: One count of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. She was lodged in Bell County Detention Center.
  • Randy Burnett, of Barbourville: One count of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree. He was lodged in Knox County Detention Center.
  • William Bingham, of Nicholasville: Two counts of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree and one count of Theft by Unlawful Taking U/$500. He was lodged in Knox County Detention Center.
  • Brian Bunch, of Barbourville: Two counts of Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree and one count of Trafficking Controlled Substance 2nd Degree. He was lodged in Knox County Detention Center.

Several other arrests are pending in this investigation.