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Meth Lab Located and Two Arrested in Hart County

Date of News Release: 03/11/2015

Hart Meth Lab

(Bonnieville, KY) - On Friday, March 6, 2015 at approx. 11:08 pm the Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green were called to a residence at 4697 Pleasant Hill Road in Hart County in reference to a disturbance there between a brother and sister.

When Troopers arrived on the scene the male subject fled the residence but was located a short time later. Through further investigation several components used in the process of manufacturing methamphetamine were located and subjects there admitted that the items located had indeed been used to manufacture methamphetamine.

Justin Dupin (28) of Upton, KY, was arrested and charged with Fleeing or Evading Police 2nd Degree (On Foot), Alcohol Intoxication, and Manufacturing Methamphetamine 1st Offense where he was lodged in the Hart County Jail.

Bridgett Haywood (21) of Upton, KY, was also arrested and charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine 1st Offense where she was lodged in the Hart County Jail.

The investigation is still ongoing and is being led by Senior Trooper Graham Rutherford.