Trafficking in a controlled substance
Date of News Release: 2/19/2017
Hartford, KY (February 17th, 2018) – The Kentucky State Police served an indictment warrant on Ryan Simpson at 315 West Union Street in Hartford. Through investigation Simpson was also found to be in possession of methamphetamine and related drug paraphernalia. In addition to the charges listed on his indictment, Simpson was charged with first degree trafficking in a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and drug paraphernalia buy/possess. He was lodged at the Ohio County Detention Center.
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