Jason Ashby

Jason Ashby

Staff report

On Sept. 13, at 9:41 a.m., the Logan County Sheriff's Department arrived at 559 Paul Hines Road in Olmstead in an attempt to locate an individual on an active warrant from Logan District Court.

Upon arrival, deputies were given consent to search the residence to look for the individual with the warrant, according to a police report.

While inside, Jason Way Ashby, 37 of Russellville, exited the bathroom into the hallway when a small glass jar containing a portion of a pill and methamphetamine fell from his waistband onto the floor. Ashby also had a cellophane wrapper containing Buprenorphine Hydrochloride and Naloxone Hydrochloride pills tucked inside his waistband.

Ashby was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance and prescription not in proper container.

Laura L. Crockett, 46 of Elkton, was also located inside the residence and arrested on the bench warrant.