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Stanford man busted for drugs in Boyle County

Almost $2,000 in cash, fentanyl seized

Deputies looking for man wanted for drug trafficking in Scott County

Authorities are looking for a man they say is wanted for drug trafficking.

Man gets life for dealing drugs that led to overdose death

A Detroit man was sentenced to life in federal prison for dealing drugs, including some that led to an overdose death, according to prosecutors.

Repeat offender sentenced to 20-plus years for dealing fentanyl

A Danville man with seven prior felony convictions was sentenced to 23-and-a-half years in federal prison for trafficking fentanyl, according to prosecutors. 

Lexington man pleads guilty to armed drug trafficking

Ex-con Rakim Moberly, of Lexington, pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to armed drug trafficking with a stolen gun, according to prosecutors.

Versailles man pleads guilty to trafficking fentanyl and heroin

A Versailles man pled guilty to trafficking fentanyl and heroin.

Detroit man convicted in connection to drug overdose

Shannon D. Hixon supplied oxycodone and fentanyl to drug dealers and one of those dealers sold drugs to a man who overdosed, according to prosecutors.

Danville officers fall ill after being exposed to drug during arrest

According to police, the officers were searching the vehicle when they started feeling ill and experiencing symptoms of a drug overdose.

Lexington man sentenced for selling meth and fentanyl

A Lexington drug dealer was sentenced to more than 21-years in federal prison for trafficking methamphetamine and fentanyl, according to prosecutors.

Kentucky reports drop in drug overdose deaths in 2018

The decline follows years of steady increases in the death toll, driven mostly by surges in opioid abuse, heroin and fentanyl.

Mt. Sterling man sentenced for role in fatal jailhouse overdose

A Mt. Sterling man has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for distribution of Fentanyl that caused a deadly overdose in the Mongtomery County Regional Jail, according to the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Kentucky. 

Some Kentucky syringe exchanges provide fentanyl drug tests

Test strips to detect fentanyl in drugs such as cocaine and heroin to be used

Danville drug dealer sentenced to 27-years in prison

Federal prosecutors say Carl Bartleson, Jr., dealt heroin, fentanyl and acrylfentanyl linked to overdose deaths in Boyle County.

Fentanyl deaths from ‘Mexican oxy’ pills hit Arizona hard

Illicit fentanyl smuggled from Mexico into the Southwest has become a profitable new business for drug gangs, helping push the synthetic opioid to the top spot for fatal U.S. overdoses.

Lexington man sentenced to 7-years for dealing Fentanyl

A Lexington man was sentenced to seven-years in federal prison for dealing heroin and fentanyl, according to prosecutors.

Lexington police arrest Detroit man for importing fentanyl

Police have arrested a man they say imported fentanyl into Lexington from Detroit, intending to distribute it.

Drug trafficking suspect accused of child endangerment

According to court documents, while searching Edward Cotton's home, police found fentanyl, and four young children.

Two arrested for drug trafficking, child endangerment in Lincoln County

In Lincoln County, sheriff's deputies have arrested two people for drug trafficking and endangering the welfare of a minor.

Seven Arrested In Lexington Drug Bust

Seven people have been arrested after a drug bust at a Lexington motel. Lexington police say these seven were arrested at the Days Motel...

Laurel Co. deputy decontaminated after fentanyl exposure

A deputy became dizzy after he found a white substance in the back of his cruiser that turned out to be fentanyl.

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Missing Pike County man last seen at hospital in June

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Roger Daniel Anderson is asked to contact the Pike County Sheriff's Office at 606-432-6260.

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Runaway teen missing in Laurel County

Have you seen Chris Melder? Contact the Laurel County Sheriff's Office at 606-864-6600.