TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Traffic Stop Leads to the Arrest of Two Men for Drugs
Date of News Release: 03/15/2006
(Lyon County, KY) - Vehicle was stopped on Interstate 24 eastbound Milemaker 51 for unreadable temporary tag. After stop was completed, a consent to search the vehicle was received. Items of paraphernalia were discovered underneath the console after taking the console apart. Marijuana was discovered in an auto parts box in the back seat.
Michael Jones age 48 of Missouri and Randy Lohman age 38 of Illinois were arrested and charged with Possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and lodged in the Lyon County Jail.