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Laurel deputies make meth/xanax arrest

From Laurel County Sheriff John Root -

Robert Wayne Moore - LCCC

Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Tommy Houston along with Deputy Landry Collett, Deputy James Fox, Deputy Justin Taylor and Shift Sgt. John Inman arrested 50 year old Robert Wayne Moore of Corbin early Saturday morning September 5, 2020 at approximately 5:05 AM. The arrest occurred at a business off West Cumberland Gap Parkway after deputies developed information on possible drug activity there involving a white GMC pickup truck.

During the investigation deputies located a large amount of methamphetamine, and suspected Xanax.

Robert Wayne Moore was charged with possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – methamphetamine; possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – third offense. He was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

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