Weekend jailed

(Top row, left to right)  Jonathon Edwin Adams, 40, of Ashland,  Melanie Kay Wilson, 43, of Ashland,  Justin M. Mondary, 33, of Ashland, and  Mary E. Pennington, 27, of Wurtland. (Second row, left to right) Lawrence Edward Carter Jr., 55, of Ashland,  William A. Burchett, 31, of Ashland, Jennifer Renae Lewis, 38, of Flatwoods, and Stephanie Ann Lewis, 27, of Flatwoods. (Third row, left to right) Rodney Lee Jordan, 43, of South Shore, Larry Joe Rakes, 48, of Rush, Laura Nicole Mabry, 36, and Austin Ray Owens, 38, of Rush. 

Authorities remained vigilant over the weekend, with several arrests made in Boyd County and Greenup County.

The following arrests were made over the weekend in Boyd and Greenup counties, according to jail and police records: 

Jonathon Edwin Adams, 40, of Ashland was arrested on Monday by the Ashland Police Department on multiple felony drug charges. Adams was charged with cultivate in marijuana, five or more plants, trafficking in marijuana, 8 oz. to 5 lbs., possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, and receiving stolen property under $500. Adams was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center and scheduled to be arraigned in Boyd County District Court on Monday.

Jonathon Edwin Adams

Jonathon Edwin Adams, 40, of Ashland was arrested on Monday on the charges of cultivate in marijuana, trafficking in marijuana, possession of a handgun by a convicted felony, and receiving stolen property under $500. Adams was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Melanie Kay Wilson, 43, of Ashland was arrested on Monday by the Ashland Police Department on multiple felony drug charges. Wilson was charged with cultivate in marijuana, five or more plants, trafficking in marijuana, 8 oz. to 5 lbs., and receiving stolen property under $500. Wilson was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center and scheduled to be arraigned in Boyd County District Court on Monday.

Melanie Kay Wilson

Melanie Kay Wilson, 43, of Ashland was arrested on Monday on the charges of cultivate in marijuana, trafficking in marijuana, and receiving stolen property under $500. Wilson was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Justin M. Mondary, 33, of Ashland was arrested on Friday by the Ashland Police Department on the charges of first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine and third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Mondary was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center and arraigned in Boyd County District Court. Mondary's bail was set at $1,500 cash.

Justin M. Mondary,

Justin M. Mondary, 33, of Ashland was arrested on Friday on the charges of first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine and third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Mondary was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Mary Pennington, 27, of Wurtland was arrested by the Boyd County Sheriff's Department on Saturday on multiple drug charges. Pennington was charged with two counts of first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine, first-degree possession of the controlled substance heroin, third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified), two counts of buying or possessing drug paraphernalia, and possession of marijuana. Pennington was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center and arraigned in Boyd County District Court. Pennington's bail was set at $5,000 cash.

Mary E. Pennington

Mary E. Pennington, 27, of Wurtland was arrested on Saturday on the charges of first-degree possession of the controlled substance heroin, first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, buying or possessing drug paraphernalia, and other drug charges. Pennington was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Lawrence Edward Carter Jr., 55, of Ashland was arrested on Saturday by the Boyd County Sheriff's Department on the charges of first-degree trafficking in the controlled substance methamphetamine, first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine, and third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Carter was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center and arraigned in Boyd County District Court. Carter's bail was set at $10,000 cash.

Lawrence Edward Carter Jr.

Lawrence Edward Carter Jr., 55, of Ashland was arrested on Saturday on the charges of trafficking in a controlled substance, first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine, and third-degree possession of a controlled substance. Carter was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

William A. Burchett, 31, of Ashland was arrested on Sunday by the Ashland Police Department on the charges of first-degree trafficking in the controlled substance methamphetamine, tampering with physical evidence, and second-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Burchett was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center and arraigned in Boyd County District Court. Burchett's bail was set at $10,000 cash.

William A. Burchett

William A. Burchett, 31, of Ashland was arrested on Sunday on the charges of first-degree trafficking in the controlled substance methamphetamine, tampering with physical evidence, and second-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Burchett was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Jennifer Renae Lewis, 38, of Flatwoods was arrested on Friday by the Flatwoods Police Department on the charge third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor. Lewis was lodged at the Greenup County Detention Center and scheduled to be arraigned in Greenup County District Court on Monday.

Jennifer Renae Lewis,

Jennifer Renae Lewis, 38, of Flatwoods was arrested on Friday on the charge of third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor. Lewis was lodged at the Greenup County Detention Center. 

Stephanie Ann Lewis, 27, of Flatwoods was arrested on Friday by the Flatwoods Police Department on the charge third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor. Lewis was lodged at the Greenup County Detention Center and scheduled to be arraigned in Greenup County District Court on Monday.

Stephanie Ann Lewis

Stephanie Ann Lewis, 27, of Flatwoods was arrested on the charge of third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor. Lewis was lodged at the Greenup County Detention Center.

Rodney Lee Jordan, 43, of South Shore was arrested on Friday by the Greenup County Sheriff's Department on the charges of first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified), buying or possessing drug paraphernalia, and persistent felony offender II. Jordan was lodged at the Greenup County Detention Center.

Rodney Lee Jordan

Rodney Lee Jordan, 43, of South shore was arrested on Friday on the charges of first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, buying or possessing drug paraphernalia, and persistent felony offender. Jordan was lodged at the Greenup County Detention Center.

Larry Joe Rakes, 48, of Rush was arrested on Sunday by the Kentucky State Police on the charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine, operating on a suspended or revoked license, failure to wear seat belts, failure to maintain required insurance, and other traffic violations. Rakes was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Larry Joe Rakes

Larry Joe Rakes, 48, of Rush was arrested on Sunday on the charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, first-degree possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine, operating on a suspended or revoked license, failure to wear seat belts, failure to maintain required insurance, and other traffic violations.

Laura Nicole Mabry, 36, of Kentucky was arrested by the Kentucky State Police on Sunday on the charges of first-degree promoting contraband, failure to appear, and giving an officer false identifying information. Mabry was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Laura Nicole Mabry

Laura Nicole Mabry, 36, was arrested by the Kentucky State Police on Sunday on the charges of first-degree promoting contraband, failure to appear, and giving an officer false identifying information. Mabry was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Austin Ray Owens, 38, of Rush was arrested on Sunday by the Kentucky State Police on the charge of third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Owens was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

Austin Ray Owens

Austin Ray Owens, 38, of Rush was arrested on Sunday on the charge of third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified). Owens was lodged at the Boyd County Detention Center.

An arrest is not a conviction of guilt and all individuals are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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