The Richmond Register

Crime

March 24, 2014

Woman charged with heroin trafficking owns Richmond daycare

RICHMOND — One of the four people charged Thursday with trafficking heroin owns a Commercial Drive daycare in Richmond, according to the secretary of state’s website.

The 2013 annual report from Jen’s Little Rascals Learning Center lists Jennifer Mullins as the owner and director of the business. The daycare’s articles of organization were filed in December 2012.

Thursday’s search focused exclusively on two North Cross Point homes, and none of the heroin found in the search was located at the daycare, according to Berea Police Sgt. Jake Reed. He said because the investigation is still ongoing he could not comment further on case.

Mullins is a resident of one of the homes searched, according to the BPD report.

BPD officers and Madison sheriff’s deputies executed search warrants at the two homes Thursday, recovering more than 58 packs of heroin, drug paraphernalia and $217. Officers reported that the heroin was packaged in folded lottery tickets.

Also charged in connection with the suspected heroin trafficking were Christopher Mullins, 21; Jermaine Twilley, 42; and Jermaine Benning, 24.

All four remained Monday afternoon in the Madison County Detention Center.

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