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UPDATE: 10 Suspected Drug Dealers Arrested in Lewis County

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

UPDATE 4/11/13 @ 3:25 p.m.
VANCEBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -- More arrests Thursday in what the FADE Task Force says is a roundup of suspected drugs dealers in Lewis County, Ky.

Task force members and Vanceburg Police arrested 5 people on Wednesday. They made an additional 5 arrests on Thursday.

The latest arrests were:

  • Douglas Wagner, 37, of Vanceburg charged with two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance.

  • Charles “Tommy” Gilliam,26, of Salt Lick Rad, Ky. charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance and one count of being a persistent felon offender.

  • Jackie Blevins, 41, of Meadowbrook, Ky. charged with one count of trafficking in a simulate substance.

  • Jason Webb, 33, of Shelton Trailer Park, Ky. charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance and one count of being persistent felon offender.

  • Ella Logan, 42, of Garrison, Ky. charged with on count of trafficking in a controlled substance and being a persistent felon offender.

    Those arrested Wednesday were:

  • Tara Burbrink, 29, of Vanceburg charged with 2 counts of trafficking in a controlled substance.

  • Jeffrey Miracle, 27, of Vanceburg charge with two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance and two counts of being a persistent felony offender.

  • Kimberly Bevins, 24, of Vanceburg charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance and one count of being persistent felony offender.

  • Hershel Gilbert,58, of Vanceburg charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance.

  • Russell Edington, 38 of Vanceburg charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance and one count of being a persistent felony offender.

    FADE says more arrests are pending.



    ORIGINAL STORY 4/11/13 @ 10:33 a.m.
    VANCEBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A roundup of suspected drugs dealers in Lewis County, Ky. ends with five people under arrest.

    Members of the FADE Task Force and Vanceburg Police made the arrests on Wednesday. Investigators say additional arrests are pending.

    The following people were arrested:

  • Tara Burbrink, 29, of Vanceburg charged with 2 counts of trafficking in a controlled substance.

  • Jeffrey Miracle, 27, of Vanceburg charge with two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance and two counts of being a persistent felony offender.

  • Kimberly Bevins, 24, of Vanceburg charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance and one cont of being persistent felony offender.

  • Hershel Gilbert,58, of Vanceburg charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance.

  • Russell Edington, 38 of Vanceburg charged with one count of trafficking in a controlled substance and one count of being a persistent felony offender.


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