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More than $10,000 in meth seized from tattoo shop

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Paul Turner (Source: Bullitt County Detention Center) Paul Turner (Source: Bullitt County Detention Center)
Items recovered from the tattoo shop. (Source: Bullitt County Sheriff's Office) Items recovered from the tattoo shop. (Source: Bullitt County Sheriff's Office)
Items recovered from the tattoo shop. (Source: Bullitt County Sheriff's Office) Items recovered from the tattoo shop. (Source: Bullitt County Sheriff's Office)

BULLITT COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A tattoo shop owner was taken into custody after officers said he used the business as a cover to sell narcotics.

According to Lt. Mike Murdoch with the Bullitt County Sheriff's office, Paul Turner, 33, the owner of Ink-a-holix located on North Buckman Street, was arrested Wednesday.

Murdoch said more than $10,000 worth of methamphetamine, suspected heroin, pills and guns were recovered from the shop by the Bullitt County Drug Task Force.

Turner is charged with Trafficking in Controlled Substance with a firearm enhancement.

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