drug arrest 03 300MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/25/13) – Sheriff Curtis McGehee, with the Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Department, has announced that five arrests were made over the past two weeks involving drugs in the Muhlenberg County area.
An investigation by Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Detective Wade Griggs has resulted in the arrest of Troy L. Piper of 335 Mudd Street in Drakesboro. During the investigation Griggs found a meth lab near Piper’s home. On July 22, Piper was lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center on charges of Manufacturing Methamphetamine, 1st offence; and remains in jail under a $20,000 bond. Griggs was assisted by Detective Troy Gibson.
Muhlenberg County Sheriff Detective Troy Gibson, assigned to Pennyrile Narcotic Task Force, arrested three on July 24th for Trafficking in a Controlled Substance-1st degree, 1st offence (< 2 grams, meth). Troy S. Lyons, 6977 Leslie Lane, Owensboro; Robert W. Noffsinger, 8580 State Route 70 West, Bremen and William C. Daniel of 300 Nebo Cemetery Road in Greenville were all charged and lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center. Gibson was assisted by MCSO Deputies and Central City Police Dept.
On July 15, Detective Gibson arrested Heather Barber of 177 Dunn Lane in Greenville for Manufacturing Methamphetamine and Controlled Substance Endangerment to a Child. The arrest came as a result of an ongoing investigation stemming from an incident on June 5, when officers went to Barber’s residence with a search warrant. On that date, Jeremy Barber was arrested and charged with numerous drug related charges including manufacturing meth.
SurfKY News
Information provided by Sheriff Curtis McGehee (Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Department)

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Most Read This Week

October 06, 2015 4876

County Passes Occupational Tax Ordinance

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
October 07, 2015 4789

Alleged Attempt to Hide Meth in Doughnuts Results…

by SurfKY News
October 05, 2015 4118

Four Charged with Drug Offenses after Motel…

by SurfKY News
October 06, 2015 3804

Dawson Man Charged with Cultivating Marijuana,…

by SurfKY News
October 07, 2015 3280

Vehicle Overturns during Two-Car Collision

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read This Month

September 16, 2015 13445

Mining Accident Fatality - Update

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 30, 2015 11505

Dawson Woman Dead After Princeton Factory…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

October 10, 2015 930

25-Mile Car Chase on Pennyrile Ends in Two Arrests

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 855

Travis Ipox Appointed as New Agency Manager of…

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 844

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 763

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 638

OPINION: No Simple Answer to Violent Attacks

by Ron Sanders
October 09, 2015 619

2016 Kynect Open Enrollment Period Begins Nov. 1

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 539

Rider Killed in Motorcycle Collision with Bucket…

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 507

LG&E, KU Utility-Scale Solar Facility…

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 453

McConnell Comments on Court Decision Halting WOTUS

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 436

A.G. Conway Issues Statement Regarding Sixth…

by SurfKY News