The Kentucky State Police in Morehead arrested a Morgan Co couple who had allegedly sold meth out of their home. Troopers went to a West Liberty home Wednesday to serve a search warrant and upon arrival, they found more than 26 grams of Methamphetamine, numerous prescription pills and a small amount of marijuana and Troopers say there were four children at the home. Arrested was Johnathan L. Brown, 38 and Audrie M. Cantrell, 25 both of West Liberty. Police said Brown admitted to making trips to Dayton, Ohio where he was buying an ounce of meth at a time for about $600 and had sold meth out of the home for several months. Cantrell also admitted to Police she knew Brown was dealing meth and that she took money from drug users and gave it to Brown. Both Brown and Cantrell were charged with of trafficking in controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense, drug paraphernalia buy/possess, wanton endangerment 1st degree and possession of marijuana. Other charges may follow once Police identify the pills. Police did not release any information on where the children were taken or who they were placed with.
Photo Courtesy of Big Sandy Regional Detention Center