Couple arrested on meth charges again

Laurel County Sheriff's deputies arrested two East Bernstadt people Tuesday night for trafficking.

Deputies say 48-year-old William Keith Marcum had meth in a silver container in his left front pant pocket that had six baggies of suspected meth in it. Deputies say a search of Marcum's home found more meth along with numerous meth paraphernalia items.

A woman, 38-year-old Shanda Caldwell, was also in the home. Deputies say she had a container with two plastic baggies of meth in it inside her purse. Deputies charged Caldwell with Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).

Marcum is a convicted felon with numerous previous meth related charges including Trafficking in meth 2002, DUI in 2007, Manufacturing meth in 2011, Trafficking meth in 2011 and a pending charge of Manufacturing/trafficking with Endangerment to a child. The Sheriff's Office says Caldwell also has several previous meth related charges and is also currently under indictment for Manufacturing/Trafficking with Endangerment to a child.


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