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Drug Arrest and Investigation in Laurel County

Date of News Release: 03/03/2016

(LONDON, KY.) - On Wednesday, March 02, 2016 at approximately 8:30 PM, Trooper Ben Graves arrested Debbie A. Jones, 58, of London, on numerous drug charges after a lengthy investigation.

The investigation resulted in the execution of a search warrant at Jones's residence on Old Whitley Road in Laurel County. Troopers located numerous drugs, two firearms, and drug paraphernalia along with a large amount of cash.

Jones, was arrested and lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center on charges of Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree 2nd Offense Methamphetamine greater than 2 grams, two counts of Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Drug Unspecified), Trafficking in Marijuana Less than 8 ounces, two counts of Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd Degree (Drug Unspecified), Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree (Drug Unspecified), two counts of Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Trooper Graves is continuing the investigation and was assisted by Troopers from Post 11.