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Father and Son Arrested: Accused of Dealing Drugs

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

GREENUP COUNTY, KY (WSAZ) -- Officers arrested and charged Eddie K. Blanton Sr. and his 27 year old son. The father and son are accused of trafficking Oxycodone, possession of various drugs, possession and cultivation of marijuana and possession of various drug paraphernalia.

Officers say they also found more than $5000.00 in cash.

Sheriff Keith Cooper says in addition to the Blantons, his officers arrested Terry Huffman. He's a 52 year old man from Laurel Road. At least two more arrests are expected.

Sheriff Cooper says these arrests were the result of a continuing investigation into trafficking prescription pain pills in the county.

All three suspects are in the Greenup County Detention Center.


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