28 INDIVIDUALS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH 'ORGANIZED CRIME' AS A RESULT OF A THREE YEAR LONG DRUG INVESTIGATION PDF Print
Thursday, 27 March 2014 09:56

Yesterday , Kentucky State Police, Drug Enforcement/Special Investigations concluded a three year investigation into a large scale methamphetamine drug syndicate reaching Allen, Warren, Barren, Metcalfe, Cumberland, Powell, and Monroe Counties.  Detectives from Kentucky State Police Columbia and Bowling Green Posts, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement along with KSP K-9, KSP Special Response Team, Bowling Green/Warren County Drug Task Force, South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force, Barren/Edmonson/Allen County Drug Task Force, Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, and the Tompkinsville Police Department all assisted in the round up. Nine guns, .5 gram of methamphetamine, an anhydrous ammonia tank, and a drug ledger were seized. 28 individuals were charged with ENGAGING IN ORGANIZED CRIME and lodged in the Monroe County Jail:

 

Melissa Bryant, 35 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

David Sparks, 45 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Chasity Cain, 35 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Kenny Pennington, 50 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Jonathan Chad Scott, 39 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Jimmy Dale Wood, 49 of Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Steve Mayhew, 39 of Bowling Green, Kentucky

Rodney Scott, 41 of Burkesville, Kentucky

Chad Emberton, 35 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Krystal Emberton, 27 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Terry Strode, 41 of Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Craig Scott, 31 of Fountain Run, Kentucky

Jennifer M. Teeters, 31 of Tompkinsville, KY

Brian McCue, 45 of Gamaliel, Kentucky

Christopher Scott, 32 of Fountain Run, Kentucky

Patrick Wagoner, 43 of Scottsville, Kentucky

Michael Parker, 47 of Park City, Kentucky

Lesa Booker, 53 of Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Thomas A. Payne, 51 of Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Cynthia Stebbins, 48 of Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Jason Jones, 43 of Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Richard Wilson, 50 of Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Michael Lowe, 39 of Glasgow, Kentucky

Anthony Vernon,  43 of Glasgow, Kentucky

Warner Clint Miller, 39 of Fountain Run, Kentucky

 

The following individuals were arrested and lodged in the Monroe County Jail

William Patrick Pullum, of Glasgow, Kentucky

Vandy Moore, of Bowling Green, Kentucky

Cardellia Murphy, 46 of Clay City was arrested and lodged in the Powell County Jail

 

Investigation continues with additional arrest pending

To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1-800-DOPETIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

 

 

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