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Man arrested for selling prescription drugs to teens

Boone County Sheriff's deputies arrested 24-year-old Matthew Roberts Wednesday evening for distributing a controlled substance near a school.

An Ashland man was arrested Wednesday evening for distributing a controlled substance near a school.


Boone County Sheriff's deputies arrested 24-year-old Matthew Roberts at about 7:45 p.m.


An investigation by the sheriffâ??s department revealed the Roberts distributed Adderall, a Schedule II Controlled Substance, to a 13-year-old girl and a 17-year-old boy in the Ashland City Park, which is located less than two-thousand feet from Southern Boone Middle and High schools.


Roberts is in custody at the Boone County Jail with a bond set at $100,000 for the narcotics charges. Roberts also had an outstanding warrant for his arrest for failure to appear on a speeding charge, with a bond of $150.

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