Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Charges Filed Following Meth Lab Discovery in Fordsville

drug arrest meth 02 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/29/13) – An Owensboro man has been charged and a second unidentified man is being sought in connection with an alleged methamphetamine lab authorities said they discovered in Fordsville Wednesday around 5:15 p.m.
 
According to Kentucky State Police, KSP troopers and the Ohio County Sheriff’s Department were investigating a report that a fugitive was living in an abandoned residential trailer on Smith Street in Fordsville. As the officers approached, two men allegedly fled the residence on foot into the nearby woods. A search of the property turned up evidence that it was being used as a place to manufacture methamphetamine, police claimed.
 
Authorities said one of the men was identified as Kelly Davis of Owensboro. He was charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, first degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and second degree fleeing and evading.
 
The search for the second suspect is continuing.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Corey King

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

In Other News...

Henderson Man Arrested on Drug Charges

HENDERSON, Ky. (4/23/14) — A Henderson man is in custody following a six-month long narcotics investigation in… Read More

Hopkins County Schools Hold Talent Show For Elementary Students

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/22/14) — Hopkins County Schools brought together singers, dancers, and performers at the… Read More
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

April 22, 2014 9777

18 EPA Earth Day Events Take Action on…

in News by EPA
April 21, 2014 5198

Meet The Hopkins County Magistrate…

in News by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 22, 2014 4059

Three Juveniles Charged in Connection…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 23, 2014 3930

Dawson Springs Letter Carrier Sentenced…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 21, 2014 3654

Fire Destroys Old Tobacco Building in…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

April 22, 2014 2534

Madisonville Woman Charged with Internet…

in Top Stories by Christopher Rogers
April 19, 2014 1583

Fifth Third on Main Street Comes Down

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 19, 2014 1431

MPD Arrests Juveniles for Recent Rash of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
April 19, 2014 1106

Louisville Man Charged in Madisonville…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
April 23, 2014 1055

MPD Detectives Investigate Hanson…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

April 21, 2014 3241

'Heath & Molly' Benefit Concert…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 21, 2014 1604

Owensboro Chamber Plans First ‘Lunch…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
April 22, 2014 745

DCPS Among Top 100 Nationally for Finance…

in News by Lora Wimsatt
April 22, 2014 561

New Hwy. 54 Traffic Light to Go Into…

in News by Keith Todd
April 22, 2014 284

Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Plans Exhibit

in Top Stories by Mary Hood

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

April 22, 2014 4059

Three Juveniles Charged in Connection…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 21, 2014 3654

Fire Destroys Old Tobacco Building in…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 21, 2014 1873

One Injured in Rosewood Wreck

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 22, 2014 1320

Muhlenberg Last Day of School

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 22, 2014 1072

Parsons Named Student of the Month

in Top Stories by Joyce Riggs

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03