The chief of a volunteer fire department in Laurel County was arrested Monday afternoon and accused of drug trafficking.
Tony Slusher, 38, of London was arrested by a Laurel County sheriff's detective at 1:30 p.m. at his business, Just Another Bait Shop, 10 miles outside London, according to the sheriff's department.
Slusher, chief of the Bald Rock Volunteer Fire Department in western Laurel County, is charged with trafficking marijuana, less than 8 ounces, first offense.
He was taken to the Laurel County Correctional Center, where he was being held on $1,000 cash bond Tuesday night, according to a jail Web site.
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