Sheriff Mike Smith and Deputies of Knox County Sheriff Department arrest 4 on drug charges on Turkey Creek Road after responding to a report of shots being fired in the area.


When deputies arrived at the residence they discovered 54 year old Markel Mills of Flat Lick sitting in a vehicle attempting to conceal drug paraphernalia beside the seat.

On scene investigation lead to the discovery that responding units had arrived during the course of attempted drug transactions. While detaining the individuals at the location Lawerence Davis attempted to flee deputies.


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Markel Mills

Markel Mills, 54, Flat Lick, KY

- Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree(Meth.)

- Possession of Controlled Substance 2nd Degree

- Tampering With Physical Evidence

- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

William Michael Honeycutt, 53, Flat Lick, KY

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William Honeycutt

- Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Meth.)

Jessica A. Baker, 42, Barbourville, KY

- Served Warrant, NCIC Wanted Person, Boone County

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Jessica Baker

TBUT Over $500

- Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Meth.)

Lawerence Davis, 31, Barbourville, KY

- Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Meth.)

- Fleeing/Evading 1st Degree (On foot)

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Lawrence Davis


Sheriff Mike Smith

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