meth bust central cityCENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/22/14) — Two Central City residents are in jail after Kentucky State Police obtained a search warrant and arrest warrants.

According to a KSP report, KSP along with the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force executed a search warrant at the residence of James Case at about 1:35 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. Two subjects, who had arrest warrants on them, were located inside. During the search, officers located approximately nine grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a small amount of cash.

Det. McPherson charged James Case, 28, Central City, with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense/meth (greater than eight ounces) and first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense/meth (less than eight ounces.

Amanda McGehee, 35, Central Cit, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense/meth (less than eight ounces).

Case and McGehee are being lodged in the Muhlenberg Detention Center.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Martha Clark

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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...

Limited Number of Tickets for Empty Bowls, Owensboro on Sale Now

OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/29/15) — Tickets are now on sale for the annual Empty Bowls of Owensboro, Ky., fundraiser. This… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5516

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5240

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5057

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 4987

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4182

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 3949

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13368

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11523

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 28, 2015 2132

Young Child Dies in Princeton Fire

by Chris Rogers, KSP
March 28, 2015 1174

Tractor Trailer Takes Out Guardrail on I-69,…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 28, 2015 1001

VIDEO: Shoe Charity Expands to 'Sweet Sixteen'…

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
March 28, 2015 720

Commission Hears More Proposals for Subdividing…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 28, 2015 673

Independence Bank Scholarship Reception Held…

by Lynnsie Fulkerson
March 27, 2015 624

KSP Charges Jefferson County Man with Possession…

by Kentucky State Police
March 27, 2015 603

Alltech Brewing and Distilling Academy Launches…

by Danielle Palmer
March 27, 2015 536

It's Not Too Late to Get a Flu Shot

by Beth Fisher
March 28, 2015 488

Four Roses to Build Bottling Facility in Bullitt…

by Office of the Governor
March 28, 2015 463

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News