Ludlow VT Police Department along with the Southern VT Drug Task Force seized 100 bags of heroin, marijuana, prescription narcotics firearms, and 500 rounds of ammunition on Wednesday. Police say they arrested Richard M. Taylor 37 and Kimberly H. Ashley 31 both of Ludlow on multiple drug charges. The investigation into drug trafficking began in February after noticing a lot of activity at the residence. Richard Taylor was charged with Sale and Distribution of Heroin (2 counts) Possession of Heroin, Possession of Narcotics
Possession of Marijuana and is incarcerated at the Southern State Correctional Facility in Lieu of $25,000 bail. Kimberly Ashley was charged with Possession of Heroin, Possession of Narcotics
Possession of Marijuana and is incarcerated in lieu of $5,000 bail. Both will be arraigned in Windsor County Superior Court, Criminal division on September 15, 2016 at 12:30 pm.