[Academy] [Cold Cases] [Commercial Vehicle Enforcement] [Commissioner's Office] [Concealed Deadly Weapons] [Contacting the KSP] [Core Values] [Crime & Traffic Information] [Fallen Trooper Memorial] [FAQs] [Forensic Laboratories] [Forms/Downloads] [Highway Safety] [History of the KSP] [Home Page] [Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force] [Kentucky's Most Wanted] [Links to Other Websites] [Missing Children] [News Releases] [Organization] [Post Locations] [Recruitment] [Sex Offender Registry] [Special Enforcement Troop] [Trooper Island]
[Return to Kentucky State Police Main Website]

For other Kentucky Government sites visit: [Kentucky.gov]

Media / For More Information Contact:
Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
(606) 435-6069
Click here to e-mail Trooper Jody Sims

Knott County Marijuana Cultivation Arrest

Date of News Release: 08/24/2013

(Hazard, KY) -- A Knott county man has been arrested as a result of an anonymous tip phoned into the Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard. Senior Trooper Oman W. Sandlin arrested Casey L. Barnett, age 34 of 49 Barnett Drive in the Lotts Creek Community of Knott County. Troopers from KSP Post 13 located 18 marijuana plants in plain view around the residence. Casey L. Barnett was lodged in the Kentucky River Regional Jail in Hazard, KY and has been charged with Cultivation of Marijuana Five Plants or more.

To Anonymously Report Any Type of Suspected Illegal Drug Activity, Citizens Can Call The Kentucky State Police Toll-Free Drug Tip Hotline, 1-800-DOPE-TIP. The Hotline Is Answered 24 Hours A Day, Seven Days A Week.

Contact Information for the Kentucky State Police

Kentucky State Police
919 Versailles Road | Frankfort, KY 40601

[ TOP ]

This page was last modified on:

About this site | Feedback | Privacy | Disclaimer | Individuals with Disabilities
Copyright © 2002-2013 Kentucky State Police, all rights reserved