Kentucky State Police and Pikeville City Police Make Drug Trafficking Arrest in Pikeville, Kentucky

Handcuffs Arrested

PIKEVILLE, KY - The Kentucky State Police (KSP) is reporting that a Pike County man was arrested Wednesday after illegal drugs were discovered at his residence.

Through investigation, Kentucky State Police Post 9, KSP Special Operation’s K-9 unit, and Pikeville City Police executed a search warrant at a residence on Redale Road in the Pikeville community of Pike County.

While conducting a search of the home, quantities of suspected methamphetamine and heroin were seized.

Additionally, drug paraphernalia, a firearm, and a sum of cash were seized from the residence.

Joshua Habern (41) of Pikeville, was arrested and lodged in the Pike County Detention Center on charges of

  • Trafficking Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine)
  • Trafficking Controlled Substance (Heroin)
  • Possession of a Handgun by Convicted Felon.
  • Additional charges are pending presentation to the Pike County Grand Jury.

Drug tips can be reported to investigators at KSP Post 9 by calling (606) 433-7711. Callers can remain anonymous.

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