Several Drug Possession Charges & More, Plus One Suspect Still Wanted
Edmonson Voice Report:
Three separate incidents over the past two days have resulted in multiple local felony arrests by the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office that include several drug possession and other charges.
In a press release, the Edmonson County Sheriff’s Office said they and Probation and Parole responded to New Grove Road on June 10th in reference to a tampering alert from an ankle monitor belonging to Keith Wallingford (35). Officials reported that after an extensive search of the property, Wallingford was not found to be at the property but his ankle monitor was found detached from his person and still on the premises.
Four days later, the Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of a suspect, matching Wallingford’s description, possibly burglarizing the resident’s garage. The Sheriff's Office said that Wallingford was seen leaving the area in a red Toyota minivan. Deputies reportedly found the vehicle at a residence on Mt. Zion Road where the home owner reportedly confirmed Wallingford to be inside the home. Deputies found Wallingford at the home and after a brief foot pursuit, a probable cause search of the vehicle resulted in the discovery of suspected methamphetamine and several forms of drug paraphernalia, according to the Sheriff's Office. They also said that the burglary complaint was deemed unfounded.
Wallingford was placed under arrest and charged with:
The Sheriff's Office also said in a press release that on June 15, 2020, officers were dispatched to the 100-block of Bluebird Road for a social services complaint involving Tasha Brooks (33), Eric Green (28) and a juvenile. Based on findings from the complaint, the Sheriff’s Office conducted a probable cause search warrant of the residence. Deputies reportedly found a large amount of suspected marijuana, suspected methamphetamine, and various forms of drug paraphernalia, and officials said that all items were easily accessible to the juvenile.
Brooks was arrested and charged with:
A press release from the Edmonson County Sheriff’s Office also stated that on the same day, deputies returned to the 100-block of Eagle Way to follow up on leads concerning the whereabouts of Eric Green, who was wanted on multiple warrants.
The Sheriff's Office said homeowner Darrell Smith gave consent to search the property for Green. In a room of the home, deputies reportedly found Jagger K. Filback (19) along with a juvenile. According to the Sheriff's Office, deputies also saw drugs and drug paraphernalia laying in plain view in the same room. The homeowner reportedly gave additional consent to search the residence for drugs/paraphernalia and deputies reportedly found suspected marijuana, suspected methamphetamine, an open alcoholic beverage, various forms of drug paraphernalia, and a loaded pistol.
Jagger K. Filback was arrested on scene and charged with: