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ARREST: DRUGS, CASH SEIZED DURING JOINT INVESTIGATION BY AGENCIES IN LAUREL COUNTY, KENTUCKY

DRUGS GREEN arrest LSO 9 27 22

Nearly three (3) pounds of Meth seized during execution of search warrant on Winding Blade Road in Laurel County

LONDON, KY (October 6, 2022) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel County Sheriff John Root and London Police Chief Travis Dotson report that on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office and the London Police Department executed a search warrant at a residence on Winding Blade Road in northern Laurel County.

Michael Paul Green 200 LSO 9 27 22The search, conducted jointly by the London City Police and the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office occurred at the residence of Michael Paul Green age 43 (right).

This search was the culmination of a 2 month investigation between the agencies and resulted in the seizure of:

  • Over 2 and ¾ lbs. of Methamphetamine
  • A quantity of Marijuana
  • Pills
  • Scales
  • Various other pieces of drug paraphernalia
  • 1 firearm
  • 1 vehicle
  • Over $7000 in Cash

Michael Green was arrested and charged with:

  • One count of trafficking Methamphetamine

This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center

Photo of the accused is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Photos of seized contraband from the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office

The investigation is continuing and additional charges are possible. 

Laurel County Sheriff John Root stated that drug investigations and joint drug investigations between agencies will continue in Laurel County.

 

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