Flatwoods man among nine arrested


By Portia Williams

portiawilliams@civitasmedia.com

ASHLAND, Ky. – According to reports, Roger Brown of Flatwoods, Ky. was among nine people arrested Wednesday for drug trafficking in Ashland, Ky.

According to reports from the Ashland Police, Wednesday’s arrests took place following the meeting of a grand jury on Monday for investigators to present the cases.

According to reports, nine people indicted have been arrested including the following:

Charles L. Johnson, 42, of Ashland, Ky., two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree persistent felony offender 1st degree,

Danny M. McKenzie, 35, of Ashland, Ky. three counts of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree, persistent felony offender 2nd degree,

Travis Kouns, 42, of Ashland on one count of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree, Roger Brown, 41, of Flatwoods, Ky. two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree

John Roberts, 28, of Ashland,Ky., one count of trafficking in a controlled substance 2nd degree

Kyle White, 31, of Ashland,Ky., trafficking in a controlled substance within 1000 feet of a school, two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance 2nd degree

Kristin Caskey, 40, of Ashland, Ky., three counts of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree, two counts of importing heroin

Shelley Bays, 43, of Ashland, Ky., one count of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree, Latallisha Hale, 34, of Ashland, Ky., one count of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree.

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