Sheriff’s deputies in Laurel County arrested three people off Grecy’s Road Thursday morning in connection with a drug trafficking investigation.
A press release from Sheriff John Root states that deputies and the sheriff’s office’s new K-9 team located more than two pounds of crystal methamphetamine, $16,327 in cash, pills, marijuana, scales, trail cameras in use, three handguns, a homemade small caliber weapon, and one shotgun.
Rick Bowling, 58, of Somerset Road in London was arrested and charged with trafficking in a controlled substance ,first-degree, second offense, methamphetamine; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon; possession of a handgun by a convicted felon; trafficking in marijuana 8 ounces to 5 pounds, first offense; and persistent felony offender I.
Michelle Savage, 43, of Somerset Road in London was arrested and charged with trafficking in a controlled substance, first-degree, second offense, methamphetamine; possession of a handgun by convicted felon; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon; trafficking in marijuana, 8 ounces to 5 pounds, first offense; and persistent felony offender I.
Kenny Jones, 54, of Reams Lane Apartments in London, was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia; public intoxication, controlled substances; and promoting contraband, first-degree, deputies say he took two needles into jail.
A fourth person, 46-year-old Marvin Spencer, was arrested in the immediate area next door that was found to have an outstanding bench warrant for failing to appear in court.
Christopher Burkhart, 21, of London, and 19-year-old Brandon Isom, of Wise Owl Road in London arrived at the residence while deputies were there. Deputies say they were charged on a Laurel County bench warrant of arrest for failure to appear in court on charges of trafficking in a controlled substance, third degree, first offense.
All six were lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.