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Louisville pair arrested by Jeffersontown Police for heroin trafficking

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Kendrick Lamont Murphy (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Kendrick Lamont Murphy (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)
Amber Lynn Daughterty (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Amber Lynn Daughterty (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Jeffersontown Police say they've arrested two people in south Louisville for drug trafficking involving both heroin and cocaine.

The incident took place on Tuesday, Feb. 25, shortly before 3:30 p.m. at an apartment on Brookview Drive, near the intersection of St. Andrews Church Rd. and Blanton Ln.

According to arrest reports, Jeffersontown Police detectives were conducting a narcotics investigation involving 51-year-old Kendrick Lamont Murphy and 26-year-old Amber Lynn Daughterty, who were suspected of dealing drugs. Both individuals were residents of the south Louisville apartment, according to the arrest reports.

Police say they executed a search warrant at that location and discovered heroin, cocaine and digital scales. Murphy also had $1,330 in cash, "in denominations consistent with narcotics trafficking."

Daughterty was also in possession of $90 in cash, which was "believed to be the proceeds from narcotics sales," according to police.

Both Murphy and Daughterty were arrested and charged with complicity to trafficking in controlled substance: heroin, complicity to trafficking in a controlled substance: cocaine and complicity to possession of drug paraphernalia.

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