Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police Make Arrest for Marijuana Cultivation in Madison County
Date of News Release: 02/09/2012
(Richmond, KY) -- On Thursday, February 09, 2012, Detective Bubba Botkin and Detective Darren Allen, assigned to Kentucky State Police, Cannbabis Suppression Branch, served a search warrant at 2340 Dreyfus Road in Madison County. During the execution of the search warrant 32 marijuana plants were located in two different rooms as well as processed marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Jack Hazelwood, 55 years old of Richmond, was arrested at the scene and transported to the Madison County Detention Center and charged with Cultivation of Marijuana (Over 5 Plants, Felony), Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Detective Botkin and Detective Allen were assisted at the scene by Trooper Charles Brandenburg.