Man arrested on a federal warrant, accused of distributing pills

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - U.S. marshals arrested a Corbin man Thursday on a federal warrant.

A grand jury indicted Russell Jenkins in October.

He is accused of distributing pills containing Oxycodone in Laurel County from November 2017 through October 21, 2019.

If convicted, Jenkins faces up to 20 years in prison if he does not have any prior felony drug convictions. Otherwise, he could face 30 years behind bars.

He is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.

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