TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Felony Drug Arrest in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 09/27/2007
(Hopkins County) - On Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at approximately 9:28 p.m., Trooper Dan Morck conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for speeding on the Pennyrile Parkway. Consent to search was granted. Upon searching the vehicle, Trooper Morck located 5 pounds of marijuana. The subject's vehicle was seized along with $1300.00 in cash. Mr. Willis was arrested without incident and charged with Speeding, License To Be In Possession, DUI 1st, & Trafficking In Marijuana Over 5 pounds 1st Offense . Mr. Willis was lodged in the Hopkins County Detention Center.
TO ANONYMOUSLY REPORT ANY TYPE OF SUSPECTED ILLEGAL DRUG ACTIVITY, CITIZENS CAN CALL THE KSP TOLL-FREE DRUG TIP HOTLINE, 1-800-DOPETIP. THE HOTLINE IS ANSWERED 24 HOURS A DAY, SEVEN DAYS A WEEK.