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Methamphetamine Arrest in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 08/20/2013

(Henderson, Ky.) -- Trooper Clemons and Trooper Lashley responded to an address on State Route 1700 after receiving a tip of drug activity at the residence. During the search of the residence a one step Meth lab was found in a camper near the residence. Methamphetamine was also found in the camper. Corey Cornett was arrested and lodged in the Ohio County Detention center on charges of Manufacturing Methamphetamine 1st offense, Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st degree 1st offense Methamphetamine and possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Trooper Dilback and Det Wise and Det Jones responded to the scene to clean up the Meth Lab.

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