FIVE ARRESTED WEDNESDAY FOR MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE PDF Print
Thursday, 05 December 2013 13:20

The Barren- Edmonson- Allen Drug Task Force and the Barren County Sheriff's Office found multiple meth labs on Wednesday. At approximately 4:36am Wednesday, the Barren County Sheriff's Department responded to the Park View Motel on Mammoth Cave Road near Cave City in reference to a subject possibly making meth. Deputies Bow, Bull and Sponhouse made contact with the vehicle and gave pursuit. The vehicle wrecked and the suspect fled the scene on foot. An active meth lab was found beside the driver's side door. The Barren-Edmonson-Allen Drug Task Force was notified and after further investigation by the DTF, another meth lab was found in the vehicle along with chemicals and equipment used to make meth.

The DTF received information that the suspect had gone to 109 White Street in Cave City and the DTF along with the Barren County Sheriff Department went to this address and consent was given to search the residence. Detectives and Deputies noticed a strong chemical odor in the residence. Six suspected met labs and nine HCL generators were located in the residence. Numerous chemicals and equipment used to manufacture meth were also found along with methamphetamine.

Five people were arrested and charged with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia and were transported to the Barren County Jail. Arrested was 33 year old James Derek Jackson of Cave City, Scotty Ray Wix 30 of Glasgow, 25 year old Brittany Jovan Shugart of Glasgow, 32 year old Roxanne Nicole Whitlow of Greensburg and 27 year old Jessica Lynn Cawthorn of Center. Additional charges are expected pending further investigation. Cave City Police Department also assisted in the arrests.

SCOTTY RAY WIX

BRITTANY JOVAN SHUGART

ROXANNE NICOLE WHITLOWJESSICA LYNN CAWTHORN

JAMES DEREK JACKSON
 

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