DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

arrest newmanMUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (4/19/13) – In the late evening hours of Monday, April 22, the Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Department performed an arrest on a Greenville couple on drug-related charges.
 
According to Sheriff Curtis McGehee, Kristopher D. Newman and Robin D. Vick, residents of Highway 175, were charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine.
 
Detective Wade Griggs received information that led him to the couple’s home to conduct an investigation. After arriving, officers secured a search warrant and, upon execution of the warrant, found numerous components inside or near the home that are used for making meth, including lithium batteries, Sudafed, Coleman fuel, starting fluid, ammonia nitrate pellets, and lye. Officers also located a meth lab outside the home.
 
Griggs was assisted by Sheriff Curtis McGehee, Detective Troy Gibson, assigned to PNTF, KSP Trooper Jacob Fortney and Deputies Brock Mefford and Terry Vick.
 
The suspects were lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.
 
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