Detroit Man Arrested in Undercover Drug Buy Near Ashland, Ky. School

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

BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A man from Detroit was arrested Wednesday in the Westwood area of Ashland after an undercover drug buy near Fairview High School, the Boyd County Sheriff's Department says.

Jajuan M. Cannon is charged with first-degree trafficking of a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of heroin, fleeing and evading police on foot, and tampering with physical evidence.

Deputies bought about 2 grams of heroin from Cannon. They say he took off running and threw heroin out of his pockets during the chase.

Cannon was taken to the Boyd County Detention Center.

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