Large amount of crystal meth found-2 arrested:
Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff’s Detective James Sizemore along with Detective Bryon Lawson, Detective Sgt. Chris Edwards with assistance from Deputy Jake Miller and his K-9 “Gotcha” arrested two individuals off Riggs Lane one mile south east of London on Thursday afternoon December 20, 2018 at approximately 4:27 PM. The arrests occurred after the Laurel County Sheriff’s office developed information while conducting a drug investigation and located two individuals – one at a residence and one in a vehicle in the vicinity and located a large amount of blue colored crystal methamphetamine(almost a pound), and a large sum of US currency. The two arrested individuals were identified as the individual at the residence – Andy M. Riggs age 55 of Lily charged with trafficking in a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine; trafficking in marijuana -first offense. Also arrested in a gray colored Chevrolet Malibu nearby was Rex Allen Gray age 30 of Storms Ln., Keavy charged with trafficking in a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine. These two individuals were lodged in the Laurel County detention center. Photos of accused attached is courtesy of the Laurel County detention center. Photos of seized contraband is attached to this report. Laurel County Sheriff John Root stated: that the “war on drugs” continues.