Commonwealth Journal

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March 20, 2014

Multi-agency drug bust nets 21 arrests

Probe was year-long

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Somerset —

After the Wednesday morning briefing, the investigators fanned out across Pulaski County to make the arrests. 
Around half of the alleged violations took place within city limits. 
“ ... We are pleased with the outcome and the cooperation between the investigating agencies,” said SPD Chief Major Doug Nelson. 
The remaining violations took place in or near Eubank, Science Hill, Nancy, and other areas of Pulaski County.
The following defendants had arrest warrants issued for them as a result of the investigation:
• David Sexton, 36, of Somerset, charged with two counts of second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Joseph Nix, 26, of Windsor, Ky., charged with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Robert Weston, 43, of Nancy, charged with second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Amanda Rowe, 22, of Crab Orchard, Ky., charged with second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Donnie Glover, 38, of Eubank, charged with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Bobby Mink, 65, of Somerset, charged with second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Tarmarcus Clemons, 26, of Somerset, charged with first- and second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Sandra Duncan, 31, of Eubank, charged with first- and third-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Jeffrey Poole, 47, of Somerset, charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Joshua Davis, 29, of Somerset, charged with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Mark Barbazote, 26, of Somerset, charged with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• David Shelton, 52, of Whitley City, charged with second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Natasha Perkins, 30, of Somerset, charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Jimmy Whitson, 58, of Somerset, charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
• Nichole Cassidy, 43, of Somerset, charged with second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 
• Katherine Jones, 48, of Somerset, charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. 

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