6 charged while sheriff’s office investigates drug complaint:

Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff’s Detective Bryon Lawson along with Detective James Sizemore with assistance from the Sheriff’s office K-9 and other investigators charged six individuals off Paris Karr Road, approximately 10 miles South of London on Wednesday afternoon May 8, 2019 at approximately 1:11 PM. The six were charged while the Sheriff’s office was conducting an investigation in the area after receiving a drug complaint. At least one of the individuals attempted to flee from the Sheriff’s office but was captured nearby. The 6 arrested individuals were identified as:
• Jillian Tripodo age 31 of Walden Ave., Corbin charged with public intoxication – controlled substances.
• Bret A. Dixon age 28 of Dixon Dr., Corbin charged with fleeing or evading police – second-degree – on foot.
• Jacob Mosgrove age 25 of Tiffany Ln., London charged on a Laurel Circuit Court indictment warrant of arrest charging trafficking in a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine; possession of drug paraphernalia. In addition, the subject was charged on a Whitley District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle – first offense; contempt of court.
• Dwight Osborne age 50 of Hicks Ln., London charged on a Whitley Circuit Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to comply regarding a charge of possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine.
• Jeremy Clark age 37 of Rooks Branch Rd., London charged on a Laurel District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense; possession of drug paraphernalia; possession of marijuana. In addition, the subject was charged on a Laurel District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia.
• Douglas Edmonson age 35 of Eaton Town Rd., Corbin charged on a Whitley Circuit Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to report for drug testing regarding charges of trafficking in a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine; possession of drug paraphernalia; tampering with physical evidence.
Photos of all six accused individuals is courtesy of the Laurel County detention center.
Assisting for the Laurel County Sheriff’s office was Major Chuck Johnson, Lieut. Robbie Grimes, Sgt. Brett Reeves, Deputy Jake Miller and his K-9 “Gotcha”, Deputy Jamie Etherton, Detective Daniel Grigsby, Deputy Taylor McDaniel, Detective Sgt. Chris Edwards.
Sheriff Root stated drug investigations will continue.