TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Felony Drug Arrest in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 03/23/2009
(Madisonville, Ky.) - While patrolling in the Drakesboro community, Trooper Lloyd Ray conducted a traffic stop on a 1993 Ford Ranger operated by Ray Turner. Mr. Turner was placed under arrest by Trooper Ray. During a search incident to arrest, Trooper Ray located several baggies of suspected methamphetamine inside the vehicle. Mr. Turner was charged with Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st Degree 1st Offense-Meth, Failure to Use Turn Signal, Obstructed Windshield, Possession of Open Alcoholic Beverage in Motor Vehicle, License to Be In Possession, & Failure to Produce Insurance Card. Mr. Turner was lodged in the Muhlenberg 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.