Morganfield drug arrest comes after weeks of surveillance

Morganfield drug arrest comes after weeks of surveillance

UNION CO., Ky. (WFIE) - Detectives with the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force say there were several complaints of drug activity at a home in the 700 block of W. Carlisle Street in Morganfield.

They say after weeks of surveillance, they had enough information to get a search warrant

Officials from PNTF, the Morganfield Police Department, Union County Sheriff’s Office, and Henderson County Sheriff’s Office conducted the search warrant Wednesday.

They say 43-year-old Lawrence McGuire was taken into custody.

Detectives say they found crack and powder cocaine, a large amount of marijuana, and several other items that indicated drug trafficking.

McGuire’s charges include trafficking a controlled substance and trafficking marijuana.

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