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Laurel County Pair Charged With Unlawful Transaction

Posted at 5:24 AM, Apr 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-19 05:24:13-04
Collins, left, and Francis, right.


LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Two people have been charged after police say they gave a missing teenager alcohol, marijuana, and a place to hide.

Deputies found the teen Wednesday morning at a home on Little County Road.

38-year-old William Francis and 26-year-old Joy Collins were both arrested and charged with second-degree unlawful transaction with a minor.

They were both lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.