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Three Arrested in Clay City on Drug Charges

Date of News Release: 03/24/2016

(Clay City, KY) - On Thursday, March 24, 2016 Kentucky State Police, Post 8 Morehead arrested three individuals at 155 Virden Springs Road in the Clay City community of Powell County. Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead discovered an active Methamphetamine lab at the residence while assisting the Powell County Sheriff's Office on a complaint. Christopher Fugate, age 32, of Clay City, KY, Jason A. Trosper, age 34, of Winchester, KY, and Tasha N. Fueston, age 23, of Clay City, KY were charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, 1ST Offense, Possession of Controlled Substance 1ST Degree, 1ST Offense (Methamphetamine) and Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possess. All three individuals were lodged in the Powell County Detention Center in Stanton, KY. The incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police, Post 8 Morehead.