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KSP Arrests Mayfield Woman on Drug Charges

Date of News Release: 02/08/2015

(Mayfield, Ky.) - Troopers from the Kentucky State Police Post 1 arrested Lana J. Dowdy, 39 of Mayfield, with multiple drug-related offenses early Sunday morning, February 8, 2015. The investigation, which began earlier in the week by Trooper Michael Bennett and Trooper Cameron Ponder, revealed that Dowdy had been unlawfully taking prescription medications prescribed to patients at Fern Terrace Lodge in Mayfield, KY.

Dowdy was lodged in the Graves County Jail for the following charges ; 17 counts of Theft of a Legend Drug (Class D Felony), 17 counts of Possession of a Legend Drug (Class A misdemeanor), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Class A Misdemeanor). The investigation continues at this time by Trooper Cameron Ponder.