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    Two men are facing drug charges after an undercover sting at the Ashland bus state.Deputies arrested Thomas Reid of Detroit, MI and Jeremiah Bennett of Proctorville, OH Thursday night. Deputies say the men were found in possession of approximately 250 grams of heroin. That amount has a street value of about $50,000.Deputies say Bennett was picking reid up off the bus. From there the pair was heading to Huntington. The drugs were found inside a pink bookbag found in the car. Deputies tell us t...
    Two men are facing drug charges after an undercover sting at the Ashland bus state.Deputies arrested Thomas Reid of Detroit, MI and Jeremiah Bennett of Proctorville, OH Thursday night. Deputies say the men were found in possession of approximately 250 grams of heroin. That amount has a street value of about $50,000.Deputies say Bennett was picking reid up off the bus. From there the pair was heading to Huntington. The drugs were found inside a pink bookbag found in the car. Deputies tell us t...

ELKTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky State Police have charged an Elkton city police officer with drug offenses.
    
The KSP said the agency got information Thursday that an Elkton officer tried to buy narcotics while on duty. An undercover investigation was conducted and Officer Russell Morris was arrested and charged with drug violations, enhanced by having a gun, and official misconduct. The drug wasn't specified.
    
Morris was booked into the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.

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