Record Setting Drug Bust

Georgetown Police say they took down a suspected drug dealer and netted their biggest crack cocaine bust ever.

Officials with the Narcotics unit say they arrested Tyrene Collins after weeks of investigation. When police searched

Collins' property they say they found 8 ounces of crack cocaine. Police also arrested a man with Collins, Justin Thomas. They say Thomas confessed to dealing drugs.


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  • by Rick Location: Georgetown on Nov 5, 2007 at 10:11 AM
    Just think John, that's 8 ounces of illegal drugs that someone's kid doesnt take.
  • by mel Location: lex on Nov 5, 2007 at 08:23 AM
    That's a pretty good bust, considering there are about 28 grams in an ounce with a price of 75-90/gram. They took out 224 grams of crack, value around $20,000. Not a bad day for the Georgetown cops at all!
  • by Willian Newsome Location: Pikeville Kentucky on Nov 5, 2007 at 08:18 AM
    I feel we need a 3rd Canidate to run for governor of Kentucky that has a new View of the people here in Kentucky. I feel that we should have a recall election admiment placed on the slate to see what Kentuckyians feel about our Candidates say about that I also feel that Kentuckyians are over looked in what we want and need and that I hope the best for our state and that i also feel we all should band together and take our state back and lets let Kentuckyians deside what happens in our state. Thank You William M. Newsome Pikeville,Kentucky You May reach me for commit at 1 (606) 437 9176 Any time
  • by sean Location: morehead on Nov 4, 2007 at 07:45 PM
    8 ounces doesnt sound like alot, but I don't do drugs.
  • by John Location: Winchester on Nov 4, 2007 at 05:36 AM
    8 ounces is the record???? OH BOY! We're really winning the drug war now. LAW ENFORCEMENT AGAINST PROHIBITION has the answer to the drug war.

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