Acting on a tip, Decatur police raided a motel room in that city, making at least four arrests and shutting down what they called a vice/drug den. Among the women arrested who either lived or worked out of the motel room were two from Lawrence County, Alabama.
Ashlyn Lee Blankenship, 22 and a resident of Moulton, was charged with drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. She indicates on social media that she’s originally from Decatur and a 2014 Austin High grad.
Courtland resident Kimberly Sherrill, 44, was charged with illegal possession of drugs and alcohol. Other charges could be forthcoming. Blankenship and Sherrill, along with two others, were booked into the Morgan County Jail on Tuesday.