Whitley County, KY - Around 10:45 p.m. on May 8, 2016, Sergeant Kirk Mays responded to a Clover Meadows Drive residence, located South of Corbin.
Whitley County E911 received a phone call stating that drugs were in the home, specifically a crystal substance believe to be “ice” methamphetamine.
Sgt. Mays made contact with the property owner, 49-years-old Sam Smith. After some conversation, Smith agreed to show Sgt. Mays where the illegal items were located.
In a nightstand was one large bag containing a crystal substance believed to be “ice” meth. There were also smaller bags containing a similar substance, empty plastic bags, and a set of digital weighing scales.
A female in the home, Christina Conley, 31, of London, was non-cooperative and arrested for second-degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia and first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
The male, Sammie B. Smith, 49, was arrested and charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (meth) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
A juvenile under 15-years-old was placed into the care of a relative by social services. Assisting in the investigation were Deputies Joe Prewitt and Jonas Saunders.
Photos of the accused are courtesy of the Whitley County Detention Center.