Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

January 3, 2013

Ashland woman faces drug charge

Staff report
The Independent

ASHLAND — Boyd County sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday arrested an Ashland woman for allegedly selling crack cocaine to an undercover informant.

Sonja N. Thompson, 29, of the 2800 block of Pleasant Avenue, was lodged in the Boyd County Detention Center on a charge of first-degree drug trafficking, according to a news release from the sheriff’s department.

Thompson alledgedly sold 3.5 grams of crack to the informant, the sheriff’s department said.

A search of her residence turned up additional crack, along with cash and drug paraphernalia.