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Central City Traffic Stop Yields Major Drug Bust

Central City drug bust cashCENTRAL CITY, Ky. (1/29/14) — A joint investigation by the Central City Police Department, the Kentucky State Police, the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force and the Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Department netted the arrest of a Central City woman, the seizure of a large amount of cash and drugs including meth.

According to CCPD Police Chief Brent Roberson police arrested 51-year-old Donna Blake.

CCPD conducted a traffic stop on East Broad Street in Central City.

Upon searching the vehicle operated by Blake, officers located approximately $10,000 in cash, two baggies containing crystal methamphetamine and approximately 77 Dilaudid pills.

According to Roberson, the street value of the Dilaudid pills was $2,400. Dilaudid is the brand name for hydromorphone hydrochloride.

Blake was charged with three counts of trafficking in a controlled substance and was lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.

 

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Paul McRee
SurfKY News Reporter
Photos by Paul McRee

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