Two Women Arrested at Henderson Thornton’s

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The Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force Detectives and Henderson Sheriff Deputies stopped a vehicle after reportedly observing illegal drug activity on Tuesday.

Authorities say the activity was taking place at Thornton’s on 2855 Hwy 41 North in Henderson, Kentucky.

23-year-old Jessica Summers was taken into custody and charged after authorities say they discovered 20 used syringes inside her vehicle.

Summers was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance, Sell/Transfer Simulated Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Contempt of Court, and Theft by Unlawful Taking.

22-year-old Faylynn Melton was the passenger in Summers’ vehicle who was also arrested and charged with Giving a Police Officer a False Name, Contempt of Court, and Failure to Appear.

Both Summers and Melton were lodged in the Henderson County Jail on a No Bond.

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