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UPDATE: Two Arrested Following Drug Bust in Russell, Ky.

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

UPDATE 2/19/14 @ 11:22 p.m.
RUSSELL, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Two men are behind bars after a bust by the FADE Drug Task Force and Russell Police.

Officers tell WSAZ.com that Hobert Gearheart was arrested at his home along Beech Street in Russell on Wednesday.

They say a large amount of marijuana was found in the home.

Gearhart faces a long list of charges.

Officers say Todd R. Bradley of Fayetteville, Ohio showed up at the house -- presumably to purchase drugs -- and was arrested after being questioned. He is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon along with drug possession.

Officers tell WSAZ.com this isn't Gearheart's first run in with the law. They say he was also busted on drug charges in 2001 and 2012. To read about the 2012 arrest, click the link to the right.



ORIGINAL STORY 2/19/14 @ 5:50 p.m.
RUSSELL, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A man is behind bars on several charges after being busted by the FADE Drug Task Force.

Officers tell WSAZ.com that Hobert Gearheart was arrested at his home on Beech Street in Russell on Wednesday.

They say a large amount of marijuana was found in the home.

Gearhart faces a long list of charges.

Officers tell WSAZ.com this isn't Gearheart's first run in with the law. They say he was also busted on drug charges in 2001 and 2012. To read about the 2012 arrest, click the link to the right.

Russell Police assisted in the bust.


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