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Clarksville Police arrest 2 after finding drugs, guns and money at America's Best Hotel

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A report of a gunshot turns into a drug bust at a Clarksville hotel.

Police arrested Matthew Farinas and Emilee Murphy at their room at America's Best Hotel on Eastern Boulevard about 7 p.m. Wednesday night.

Officers say they found a bullet hole in a window, two guns, pills, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and an undisclosed amount of cash in their room after a search.

Police had responded after someone reported hearing a gunshot. No one is hurt. It is not yet clear why someone fired a shot in the room.

Farinas is charged with dealing in marijuana and controlled substances, plus drug possession. Murphy is charged with possession of paraphernalia and maintaining a common nuisance at the room.  Both are lodged in the Clark County jail tonight.

Police are also looking for two other people possibly involved in the incident.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Clarksville police department.  

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