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Dent County Woman Charged With 12 Drug-Related Felonies

(SALEM, Mo.) – A woman from Dent County is facing 12 total felony charges after an abundance of drugs were found in her possession.

Salem News Online reports that 42-year old Kathy Eplin of Salem is looking at six counts of delivery of a controlled substance, four counts of possession of a controlled substance, endangering the welfare of a child, plus tampering with physical evidence.

At Eplin’s residence, police found heroin, methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia.

Eplin lived with three adults and an eight-year old child.

In addition, officers found over 100 heroin capsules, 30 grams of methamphetamine, two alprzolam tablets, and one-tenth a gram of cocaine in a bag belonging to Eplin.

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