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.

Text Only
AP Video
SKorea Ferry Toll Hits 156, Search Gets Tougher Video Shows Possible Syrian Gas Attack Cubs Superfans Celebrate Wrigley's 100th Raw: Cattle Truck Overturns in Texas Admirers Flock to Dole During Kansas Homecoming Raw: Erupting Volcanoes in Guatemala and Peru Alibaba IPO Could Be Largest Ever for Tech Firm FBI Joining Probe of Suburban NY 'Swatting' Call U.S. Paratroopers in Poland, Amid Ukraine Crisis US Reviews Clemency for Certain Inmates Raw: Violence Erupts in Rio Near Olympic Venue Raw: Deadly Bombing in Egypt Raw: What's Inside a Commercial Jet Wheel Well Raw: Obama Arrives in Japan for State Visit Raw: Anti-Obama Activists Fight Manila Police Motels Near Disney Fighting Homeless Problem Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'bionic Eye' S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

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

Do you think UK players are ready for the NBA after one year?

A. No, they should have to stay at least two years.
B. No. A college education is more important.
C. Yes. They deserve the opportunity.
     View Results