Couple Charged with Drug Trafficking

Max Burd (Courtesy of Boone County Sheriff's Department)
Max Burd (Courtesy of Boone County Sheriff's Department)

By: Morgan Moore- - email

FLORENCE,KY (FOX19) -- The search of a vehicle led the arrests of a London, Kentucky couple.

Max Burd, 27, and Deborah Burd, 25, are being charged with Trafficking marijuana, Trafficking in controlled substance 1st degree and Trafficking in controlled substance 2nd degree.

The two were stopped after leaving a rest stop when an officer suspected Deborah had an active warrant out of Whitley County for non-payment of traffic fines.

A search of the vehicle found six pounds of processed marijuana and 1,251 pills

Deborah was also lodged for the Whitley County warrant.

Each posted a $5000 cash bond on Monday, June, 30, 2008.