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drugarrest 300 bMUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (2/28/14) — A Muhlenberg County Sheriff's investigation has led to the arrest of a Drakesboro woman on drug-related charges.

According to a Muhelnberg County Sheriff's report, Sheriff Curtis McGehee and Deputy Brock Mefford conducted a "knock and talk" at 141 Hilltop Lane, Drakesboro, to speak with Julie Mackey.

Officers discovered 16 bags of crystal meth along with nearly $1,200 inside the residence.

Mackey was charged with trafficking in a controlled substance/meth and lodged in the Muhlenberg Detention Center in Greenville.

Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force Det. Troy Gibson assisted in the investigation.

SurfKY News

Information provided by Sheriff Curtis McGehee

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Posted on 2/2/14
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