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arrest wattshornsbyMUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (11/25/13) — Three Muhlenberg County residents were charged with trafficking in illegal drugs as the result of a Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force investigation.

According to a Muhlenberg County sheriff's report, Detective Troy Gibson assigned to the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force, arrested the following:

Jonathon Watts, 31, of 101 Paradise St., Greenville was charged Tuesday, Nov. 12 with trafficking in a controlled substance; second degree. He is being held without bond in the Muhlenberg Detention Center as a persistent felony offender, for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, manufacturing methamphetamine and tampering with physical evidence.

Tina Rager, of Lot 15, Mangrum Trailer Court in Bremen was charged Tuesday, Nov. 12 for trafficking in marijuana less than eight ounces.

Walter K. Hornsby, 49, 2700 Ridge Road, Central City, was charged Thursday, Nov. 21 with trafficking in a controlled substance, second degree. He is held in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center on a $5,000 cash bond.

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Information provided by Sheriff Curtis McGehee and Muhlenberg Detention Center

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