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Felony Drug Arrest in Hopkins County

Date of News Release: 12/27/2008

Madisonville, KY - Troopers were conducting a Traffic Safety Check Point on Old Nortonville-White Plains Road. Upon checking a 2009 Chevy Cobalt, it was determined that the operator was operating on a suspended driver's license. After the operator, Corey Demetrius Craigen, was arrested, Troopers discovered a large amount of Marijuana in the vehicle's trunk. Corey Demetrius Craigen was arrested on the charges of Operating Motor Vehicle on a Suspended Drivers License, Failure to Surrender a Suspended Drivers License, and Trafficking Marijuana over 5 pounds. Corey Demetrius Craigen was lodged into the Hopkins County Detention Center.

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