Friday, October 21, 2011

Alleged Drug Dealers Arrested In Johnson County

After a ten month undercover drug investigation, Operation UNITE, Kentucky State Police, the Sheriff's Department, and Paintsville Police had warrants for 28 alleged drug dealers in Johnson County. Friday morning, police arrested 17 of them and charged them with drug trafficking. Investigators say most of the people charged sold Oxycodone or Hydrocodone.

Those arrested are:
Robert Page, age 56, charged with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and one count of second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Billie Page, age 48, charged with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Robbie Page, 29, charged with one count of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Mile Eldridge, age 38, of Pine Street, Paintsville, two counts first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Michael Green, 24, of 6th Street, Paintsville, one count each first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Melissa Rife, age 44, of KY 40, Oil Springs, two counts second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
James Smith, age 45, of KY 40-West, one count each of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Ollie Whitt, age 27, of KY 40, Oil Springs, one count first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
Larry Williams, age 44, of KY 302, Van Lear, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and persistent felony offender.
Rosa Sexton, no age available
Josh Haney, no age available
Jenny McKenzie, no age available
Jessica Obrian, no age available
Kristian Mollett, no age available
Alicha Meek, no age available
Virginia Thompson, no age available
Samantha Baldridge, no age available