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CPD: Trafficking arrest

By Officer Adam Cravens, PIO
Columbia Police Department

On Saturday, August 14, 2021, the Columbia Police Department executed a search warrant at a residence on Dillon Street after having conducted a drug trafficking investigation.

Multiple officers with CPD were on hand for a home search, which yielded findings of drug paraphernalia, suspected methamphetamine, and suspected fentanyl laced Xanax.

Timothy Wheeler, 51, of Columbia is facing multiple charges including possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance methamphetamine, and trafficking in a controlled substance carfentanyl or fentanyl.

Additionally, two males also on scene during the search were taken into custody. Brandon Gillock, 41, of Russell Springs, and Brandon Dial, 36, of Columbia, both had outstanding warrants.

This story was posted on 2021-08-15 09:44:37
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Three arrested on drug charges

2021-08-16 - Adair County, KY - Photo from CPD.
The Columbia Police Department conducted a drug trafficking investigation Friday, finding drug paraphernalia, suspected methamphetamine, and suspected fentanyl laced Xanax. Three males from Columbia and Russell Springs were taken into custody.

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