Franklin couple accused of selling heroin out of home near Boys and Girls Club

FRANKLIN, Ky.- A man and woman are arrested after being accused of selling heroin out of a home near the Boys and Girls Club in Simpson County.

Daniel West, 29, and Chelsea Smith, 25, are charged with numerous drug crimes including trafficking in a controlled substance within 1000 ft. of a school.

According to the South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force, agents executed a search warrant at the home that sits just east of the Boys and Girls Club. Authorities said children are present there almost daily.

Inside the home, agents say they located suspected heroin, marijuana and methamphetamine, in addition to a large sum of money and items used in the trafficking of illegal drugs.

West and Smith are now inmates in the Simpson County Detention Center.