Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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April 4, 2013

Drug arrest made at Walmart parking lot

ASHLAND — A Worthington man was arrested for drug trafficking following an arrest early Thursday morning on the parking lot of the Ashland Walmart.

Joshua E. Brown, 35, sold a half-pound of marijuana to a confidential informant in the parking lot just past midnight on Thursday while Boyd County Sheriff Deputies watched from an unmarked car. Deputies then arrested Brown and  found a loaded handgun in his possession.

Brown is being lodged in the Boyd County Detention Center.

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