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Two Additional Charged with Multiple Felonies
Date of News Release: 07/05/2013
(Bowling Green, KY) -- Two additional arrests result from the continued meth lab investigation by KSP.
Andrew W. Nixon (19) of Munfordville and Eric D. Riggs (25) of Bonnieville have been arrested in connection to the methamphetamine lab case being investigated by the Kentucky State Police. Both fled the scene of the meth lab located at 525 Lone Star Road in Hart County on June 29, 2013. Both have been charged with Fleeing/evading police, 2nd degree (on foot), Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Complicity to Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursors, Complicity to Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursors, Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st degree, 1st offense (drug unspecified), Complicity to Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st degree, 1st offense (drug unspecified), Burglary, 2nd degree, and Complicity to Burglary, 2nd degree. They have both been lodged in the Hart County Jail.
Andrew Nixon was located and arrested on Wednesday, July 3, 2013, and Eric Riggs was located and arrested on Thursday, July 4, 2013. Kevin Cox and Wesley Cox were originally arrested as well in this case. Trooper Daniel White is the investigating trooper in this case. He was assisted in investigating this case and locating these subjects by Troopers Jeremy Smith, Justin Rountree, Brett Coomes, and Randy Chambers, and Munfordville P.D. Officer Shawn White.
Original News Release Below:
Two Charged with Multiple Felonies
Date of News Release: 06/30/2013
(Bowling Green, KY) -- On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 3:10 A.M. CST, Kentucky State Police received a call of a suspicious vehicle on Lone Star Road in Hart County. The caller reported that three subjects were inside an abandoned mobile home at 525 Lone Star Road. Trooper Daniel White, responded to the location and found individuals inside the abandoned trailer.
Two individuals fled the scene on foot while Kevin Cox(45) of Bonnieville was detained. A one step methamphetamine lab was located in the residence along with several meth precursors and over 13 grams of finished product of meth. Wesley Cox (21) of Bonnieville was later apprehended as well.
Both were charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, 1st offense, Complicity to Manufacturing Methamphetamine, 1st offense, Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursors, Complicity to Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursors, Burglary 2nd degree, Complicity to Burglary, 2nd degree, Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense, (drug unspecified), and Complicity to Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense, (drug unspecified). In addition, Wesley Cox was charged with Fleeing or Evading Police, 2nd degree (on foot). Both were lodged in the Hart County Jail.
Kentucky State Police Trooper Daniel White is the investigating officer on this case, and the investigation continues. He was assisted by Trooper B.J. Eaton.
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