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Trafficking In A Controlled Substance

Date of News Release: 1/08/2018

Hartford, KY Kentucky State Police executed a traffic stop on Steven R. Minton, of Horse Branch, and Holly N. Mendoza, of Beaver Dam. Through investigation, KSP discovered that Minton and Mendoza were in possession of and trafficking in methamphetamine. Both Minton and Mendoza were in possession of related drug paraphernalia as well. Minton was also charged with several equipment violations during the investigation. Minton and Mendoza were arrested and transported to the Ohio County Detention Center.

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