Pikeville Woman Arrested In Drug Bust

Montgomery County, KY — A combined law enforcement investigation has resulted in nine people being arrested. According to authorities, the three-month long drug investigation involved several agencies including Kentucky State Police, ATF special agents, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Stanton Police and Mount Sterling Police Departments. Most of the suspected arrested were from Montgomery and Fayette counties however, one was from Pike County. 24-year-old Lilly Belcher from Pikeville faces trafficking Heroin, trafficking Meth, trafficking Marijuana, trafficking in Fentanyl and engaging in organized crime charges. More than a half pound of crystal meth, suspected heroin, a pill press, fentanyl and suspected fentanyl pills along with cash was confiscated. Also arrested were: 34-year-old Deangelo Smith of Detroit, Michigan, 26-year-old Megan Perry, 47-year-old Edward Hunt, 48-year-old David Saylor, 63-year-old Joann Lawson, 43-year-old Teresa Saylor, 37-year-old Marcus Jones and 24-year-old Tyler Crawford, all from Mount Sterling, Kentucky.

                                                                   Lilly Belcher