MANCHESTER, KY - Clay County Sheriff Patrick Robinson is reporting that on Friday, March 4, 2022 at approximately 7:55 P.M. Clay County Sheriff K9 Deputy Wes Brumley along with Deputy Trent Baker arrested Melody Bowling, 34 of Bar Creek Road and Annetta Lucas, 44 of South Highway 421.
The arrests occurred at T-Mart store at the junction of South Highway 421 and South Highway 66 when Deputies were on routine patrol.
Contact was made with both subjects inside the store and through confirmation with Clay County Dispatch it was shown that the Melody Bowling had an active Indictment Warrant out of Laurel County.
Once contact was made with Annetta Lucas , she attempted to throw a metal vial behind a shelf, after the metal vial was located, a plastic baggie containing suspected Methamphetamine along with other Narcotics were found in the container.
Melody Bowling was arrested on a Laurel County Circuit Indictment Warrant charging:
- POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE)
- DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS
- POSS OF MARIJUANA
- ONE HEADLIGHT
This individual was lodged in the Clay County Detention Center and later transported to the Laurel County Correctional Center and is currently being held on a $10,000.00 CASH Bond.
Photo is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Annette Lucas was charged with:
• Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Methamphetamine)
• Possession of a Controlled Substance 2nd Degree-Drug Unspecified
This individual was lodged in the Clay County Detention Center.
Photo is courtesy of the Clay County Detention Center.