Hopkins County Woman Arrested On Multiple Drug Charges

WHITE PLAINS, Ky. (WBKO) -- On Sunday, February 23, 2014, The Kentucky State Police and the Hopkins County Sheriff Department received a complaint regarding the location of a wanted fugitive.

According to the information provided, Joseph “Brad” Larkins, who was wanted for a Felony Drug Offenses out of Hopkins County, was at 330 Trabue Road in White Plains.

At approximately 3:04 p.m. a Trooper and multiple deputies made contact with Lauren Hawkins.

Hawkins gave consent to search the residence for the fugitive. While searching the home, a strong odor of marijuana was detected in Hawkins’ room.

Shortly after, Troopers saw marijuana and other drug related items in plain view.

Hawkins is charged with possession of marijuana and trafficking controlled substances.

She's currently being held in in the Hopkins County Detention Center.