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Murray Man Behind Bars After Drug Raid
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MURRAY, KY - An early morning drug raid in Murray has put a man behind bars.

According to the Kentucky State Police, a search warrant was served on First Street in Murray Friday morning at around 5:30 am.  The warrant was issued as a result of an ongoing drug trafficking investigation.

During the search, troopers say they located various drugs inside the residence along with a large sum of cash believed to be proceeds of drug trafficking.

Troopers arrested 37-year-old Clifton D. Jones of Murray, and charged him with first degree trafficking a controlled substance (meth), first degree trafficking a controlled substance (cocaine), trafficking marijuana 2nd offense, tampering with physical evidence, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Jones was booked into the Calloway County Jail.

The investigation continues, and anyone with further information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police at 270-746-7834 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555.  


Published 10:42 AM, Friday May. 19, 2017
Updated 06:27 PM, Saturday May. 20, 2017

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