Trooper Brad Arterburn
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Six Arrested at Trimble County Meth Lab
Date of News Release: 01/13/2014
(Bedford, KY) - Six people were arrested Friday afternoon (1/10) after Troopers found old meth labs in an apartment on McDowell Lane in Bedford, KY. Troopers received information that there was a meth lab at the apartment of Jeremy Garrett and were granted permission to search the residence. During the search, Troopers located several old meth labs, ingredients used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine, and a small amount of finished methamphetamine.
The six people arrested at the home were Kirk Savage (23 years old from Bedford, KY), Amanda Brown (29 years old from Corbin, KY), Latoshia Rayburn (24 years old from Bedford, KY), Jeremy Garrett (34 years old from Bedford, KY), Cody Rodriguez (20 years old from Bedford, KY), and Brandi Jones (35 years old from Milton, KY). All six individuals were charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Rodriguez was charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance in addition to the other charges. Jones was also charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Resisting Arrest in addition to the other charges. All of the subjects except Jones were lodged at the Carroll County Detention Center. Jones was transported to the Carroll County Memorial Hospital for treatment to injuries she received during the incident.
Trooper Matt Whalen is leading the ongoing investigation. Trooper Whalen was assisted at the scene by the Trimble County Sheriff's Office and Trimble County EMS.