Sentinel-Echo.com

Crime

April 8, 2013

Woman arrested for growing marijuana in flower garden

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Laurel County Sheriff’s Deputy James Sizemore along with Detective Jason Back responded to a complaint with social services on Gross Road, six miles west of London, on Tuesday, April 2 at 2 p.m.

Janice S. Middleton, 27, of Gross Road, London, was arrested and charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, first offense; fourth-degree controlled substance endangerment to a child; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense; cultivating marijuana (more than five plants), first offense; and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies found three buckets with marijuana spouts in the residence, along with a meth pipe. In addition, marijuana was located growing in the flower garden. Deputies also found a one-step meth lab in the back yard (within 10 feet of where a child was playing).

Middleton was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center. The child was removed from the home by social services. An additional arrest on another person is expected as the investigation continues.

1
Text Only
Crime
Facebook
AP Video
Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Amphibious Landing Practice in Hawaii Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Poll

Now that school is out, what are your family’s summer vacation plans?

A. No major plans. We will probably hang out around Laurel County.
B. Going to the beach!
C. Kentucky has a lot of wonderful state parks, and we plan to visit a few and enjoy quality family time.
     View Results