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Carter County man behind bars after heroin bust

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CARTER COUNTY, Ky. -

Detectives with the FIVCO Area Drug Enforcement Agency arrested a Carter County man after they say he was trafficking heroin. 

Timothy B. Lawhorn, 31, of Olive Hill, has been a suspect in a several week long investigation with detectives and the U.S. Postal Inspectors. 

Lawhorn was arrested after a package of approximately 28.5 grams of heroin was delivered.  FADE and the U.S. Postal Inspectors Offices are continuing to investigate and more charge could be pending according to a recent news release. 

Lawhorn was charged with trafficking a controlled substance taken to the Carter County Jail.