For Immediate Release
(Pikeville, Ky.) October 1, 2019,) Detectives with the Kentucky State Police Post 09, Pikeville and Task Force Officers with the Drug Enforcement Administration conducted a drug roundup in Pike and Jefferson Counties.
Seven sealed indictments were handed down from a Federal Grand Jury. Troopers and Detectives served arrest warrants on multiple subjects who were all indicted for Conspiracy to Traffic in Methamphetamine over 500 grams.
The indictments came after a lengthy drug investigation conducted by Kentucky State Police Post 09 Street Level Detectives and the DEA.
Six warrants have been served throughout Pike, Floyd, and Jefferson Counties.
The following subjects were arrested, and lodged in the Pike County Detention Center
Ivory Dean, 33 of Louisville
Lois Spears, 25 of Pikeville
Emilee Yonts 32 of Ashcamp
John Wesley Wright, 39 of Pikeville
Lauren Ashley Powell, 21 of Elkhorn City
Charles Doneghy, 31 of Louisville
Drug tips can be reported to investigators at Post 09 by calling (606) 433-7711. Callers can remain anonymous.
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