Six arrests by LSO deputies on Sunday afternoon

Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Detective Jason Back along with Detective James Sizemore arrested 5 individuals on drug charges following an investigation conducted off Goodin Lane, approximately 10 miles south of London on Sunday afternoon November 27, 2016 at approximately 3:35 PM.

Another person was arrested there on unrelated charges. The arrests occurred after detectives and deputies located an active meth lab there. Those arrested on drug charges included:

  • Jimmy Mullins age 56 of Goodin Lane, London charged with manufacturing methamphetamine – first offense
  • Chris Mahan age 40 of Old Bartbourville Road, Corbin charged with possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting arrest – this subject was in possession of a needle and suspected crystal methamphetamine
  • Robert Weist age 36 of  Kaleb Garret Ln., Gray, Ky charged with manufacturing methamphetamine – first offense
  • Mark Mullins age 51 Of Goodin Ln., London charged with manufacturing meth – first offense
  • Patricia Stanley age 36 of Douglas Road, Corbin charged with manufacturing methamphetamine – first offense. In addition, the subject was charged on a parole violation warrant.
  • A 6th person arrested there on unrelated charges was:

    Samantha Mullins age 40 of US 25 W., Corbin charged a Bell County bench warrant of arrest on charges of failure to appear in court on charges of theft by unlawful taking – shoplifting.

    All six individuals were lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.

    Photos attached are courtesy of the Laurel County Detention Center.

    Deputies assisting at the scene included: Detective Kevin Berry, Deputy Charlie Johnson, Deputy Tommy Houston, Deputy Travis Napier, Deputy Cody Faulconer, and Deputy Brad Mink.

    Sheriff Rick stated that the "War on Drugs" continues in Laurel County. Drug investigations will continue on a daily basis.


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