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Ohio man arrested on drug charges in Boyd County

BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT/WSAZ) - A man from Columbus, Ohio was arrested Saturday after the Boyd County Sheriff says he sold crack to an undercover officer.

Jharel Kirkland, 24, was arrested inside a room at an Ashland motel. He was charged with trafficking in crack cocaine.

The Sheriff's Office says Kirland sold 4 grams of crack to the officer. Deputies also confiscated more crack and cash during the bust.

Kirkland is in the Boyd County Detention Center.


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