Five arrested on meth charges in Flatwoods


By Portia Williams - [email protected]



McGuire


Andrew Gilliam


Nathan Gilliam


Craft


Dowdy


FLATWOODS, Ky. — As a part of a drug investigation, officers from the Flatwoods Police Department (FPD) executed a search warrant on Sunday, July 31, at an apartment on Farmhill Drive leading to five arrests.

Chief of FPD, Scott Gillum, told The Daily Times that Jennifer Craft, 28, of Flatwoods, Ky., Gene Dowdy, 28 of Grayson, Ky., Nathan Gilliam, 19, of Greenup, Ky., Andrew Gilliam, 19, of Greenup, Ky., and Kenneth McGuire, 38, of Flatwoods, Ky. were the five suspects arrested on Sunday, July 31.

“This was all part of an ongoing investigation, and all of the suspects were arrested and taken to jail,” Gillum said.

Officers found methamphetamine and materials to indicate that methamphetamine was being manufactured inside of the Farmhill Drive apartment.

The five suspects are facing multiple charges which include, Craft, manufacturing methamphetamine 1st offense, possession of controlled substance 1st degree, 1st offense methamphetamine. Dowdy, three failure to appear charges, manufacturing methamphetamine 1st offense, possession of controlled substance 1st degree, 1st offense methamphetamine. Andrew Gilliam, manufacturing methamphetamine 1st offense, possession of controlled substance 1st degree, 1st offense methamphetamine. Nathan Gilliam, manufacturing methamphetamine 1st offense, possession of controlled substance 1st degree, 1st offense methamphetamine. McGuire, manufacturing methamphetamine 1st offense, possession of controlled substance 1st degree, 1st offense methamphetamine, parole violation for felony offense.

Each of the five suspects were arrested and transported to the Greenup County Detention Center. FPD received assistance from officers from the Russell and Bellefonte Police Dept. who were also present at the scene.

McGuire
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Andrew Gilliam
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Nathan Gilliam
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Craft
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Dowdy
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By Portia Williams

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Reach Portia Williams at 740-353-3101, ext. 1929, or on Twitter @PortiaWillPDT.

Reach Portia Williams at 740-353-3101, ext. 1929, or on Twitter @PortiaWillPDT.

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