Man arrested on drug charges at resort where pregnant woman was shot
MARSHALL COUNTY, KY — On Friday, a pregnant woman was shot and killed at Lakeland Resort in Aurora, Kentucky. In connection to that investigation, Local 6 has learned that a man was arrested at the scene that day on drug charges.
The man — 25-year-old Blake Williams of Dexter, Kentucky — was arrested Friday on charges of first degree methamphetamine possession and buying or possessing drug paraphernalia. He was released on bond Monday. That’s all the information investigators are releasing in that investigation at this time.
Marshall County Sheriff Eddie McGuire confirmed the victim’s identity on Tuesday. Marissa Copeland was found dead at the resort Friday. McGuire said an autopsy was performed Tuesday, and the department is waiting for lab results.