TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Three Arrested for Drugs in McCracken County
Date of News Release: 07/09/2013
(Paducah, KY.) -- On July 9, 2013, Kentucky State Police executed a search warrant at 460 Sunrise Drive near West Paducah, which resulted in locating an indoor marijuana grow operation. Troopers also found various amounts of processed marijuana and drug paraphernalia throughout the residence. The warrant was executed after Kentucky State Police received several tips about drug usage at the residence. As a result of their findings, KSP arrested three persons in the residence; Mindi Houston age 36, of Kevil, KY, Blake M. Pendergrass age 19, of LaCenter, KY and Jonathan C. Wissinger age 19, of Wickliffe, KY. All three subjects were charged with Cultivating in Marijuana 5 or more plants, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and lodged in the McCracken County Regional Jail. Kentucky State Police were assisted by McCracken County Sheriffs Department and Marshall County Sheriffs Department.