Suspected Heroin and Methamphetamine located during Drug Investigation in Laurel County, Kentucky

Meth and Heroin jarvis shipp arrest

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's interdiction unit Justin Taylor along with interdiction unit Landry Collett arrested two individuals early Friday morning June 17, 2022 at approximately 3:24 AM. The arrest occurred in a business parking lot off Highway 909 approximately 10 miles north of London while Sheriff's interdiction units were conducting a drug investigation.

Two subjects were located there occupying a black Toyota Camry whose driver who was determined to be wanted on outstanding warrants. The passenger in the vehicle was found in possession of suspected Heroin and Methamphetamine.

The two arrested individuals were identified as:

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The driver – Brad Michael Shipp age 39 of Dahl Vanhook Road, Somerset, KY charged on:

  • 2 Pulaski County bench warrants of arrest charging failure to appear in court

The passenger – Zachary Alexander Jarvis age 32 of Lily Road, London, KY charged with:

  • Possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – Heroin
  • Possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – Methamphetamine
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia. 

This individual was found in possession of:

  • Suspected Heroin,
  • Suspected Methamphetamine
  • Digital scales
  • Glass smoking pipes
  • Hypodermic syringes

These two individuals were lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Photos of accused attached are courtesy of Laurel County Correctional Center.

Laurel County Sheriff John Root stated that drug investigations and arrests will continue in Laurel County.

Photo of contraband is from the Laurel County Sheriff's Office.


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