Man facing drug charge


Woman indicted on 2 trafficking counts

By Joe P. Asher - [email protected]



Millard Seals


A Baxter man is facing a drug charge after allegedly selling narcotics to an informant.

Millard C. Seals, 57, was arrested by Harlan County Sheriff’s Deputy Philip Ely on Saturday.

According to the complaint, Seals sold four Xanax pills to a confidential informant on Dec. 4 for approximately $49.

Seals was charged with third-degree trafficking a controlled substance and lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center on a $1,000 bond.

In other police activity:

• Rosetta Chandler, 59, of Baxter, was arrested on two separate indictment warrants by Harlan County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Matt Cope.

According to the indictments handed down by the grand jury on July 11, Chandler sold oxycodone, a schedule II narcotic, on two separate occasions. The indictment states she sold oxycodone on Feb. 7 and Feb. 8.

Chandler was indicted on two counts of first-degree trafficking a controlled substance. She was lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center on two full cash bonds totaling $6,000;

• Thomas Daniels, 33, of Cawood, was arrested on an indictment warrant by Kentucky State Police Trooper Kenny Abner on Wednesday. He was indicted for flagrant non-support and lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center on a $1,000 unsecured bond;

• Heather Brewer, 40, of Partridge, was arrested by Cumberland City Police Chief Cody Williamson on Thursday.

According to the citation, Brewer was asked to exit a vehicle for a search of the vehicle. While the searching her purse, police found a yellow pill inside a pill bottle.

She was charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance and lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center on a $2,000 bond secured by 10 percent;

• Hughie Trampus King, 43, of Partridge, was arrested on Thursday by Williamson.

According to the citation, King was driving a vehicle when police performed a traffic stop for no seat belt. Police noticed a strong smell of marijuana coming from the vehicle. King was asked to step out of the vehicle, and police located a pill crusher and a yellow pill on his person. A leafy green substance was also found hidden in a compartment of the vehicle.

King was charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance, trafficking in marijuana (less than 8 ounces) and no seat belt. He was lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center on a $2,000 bond secured by 10 percent.

Reach Joe P. Asher at 606-909-4132 or on Twitter @joe_hde

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Woman indicted on 2 trafficking counts

By Joe P. Asher

[email protected]

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