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.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Sheriff Curtis McGehee and Muhlenberg Detention Center

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

State Registered Nurse Aide Pinning Ceremony at HCHS

HENDERSON, Ky. (5/3/15) — A pinning ceremony was held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 27, in the Henderson County High School… Read More

Henderson County Traffic Advisory

HENDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (5/2/15) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the City of Henderson plan a joint moving work… Read More

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4090

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3433

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3297

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2850

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2737

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15371

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8433

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 02, 2015 1157

Frymire’s Life Accomplishments, Dedication to MCC…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 03, 2015 1051

Two Injured During Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 01, 2015 867

Above and Beyond: Leighann Stroud

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
May 02, 2015 709

Don't Bet on Supreme Court Overturning Marriage…

by Richard Nelson
May 02, 2015 642

Homegrown by Heroes Receives Donation from…

by Ted Sloan
May 02, 2015 610

Weeknight activities the whole family can enjoy

by SurfKY News
May 02, 2015 582

New Mather Metals to Expand in Franklin

by Office of the Governor
May 02, 2015 576

Baptist Health Hosts Annual ‘Bike Safety Day’

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
May 02, 2015 540

Hooked on Science - 'Kentucky Derby Balloon Race'

by Jason Lindsey