Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Scott County Man Arrested on Drug Charges
Date of News Release: 03/17/2010
(Post 12 Frankfort) -- On Tuesday night, March 16, 2010 a Trooper's traffic stop lead to a Scott County man getting arrested for drug trafficking. Tpr. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle on US-25 in northern Scott County for excessive window tint. Further investigation lead to the seizure of 5.5 grams of cocaine, 324 prescription pills and $8,700.00 in cash.
Frank Cuellar age 39, of Georgetown, Ky. was arrested and charged with excessive window tinting, three counts of trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree (pills) and trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree (cocaine). He was lodged in the Scott County Detention Center.
Should you suspect possible illegal drug activity or find marijuana while hunting or farming, please contact the Kentucky State Police Post 12 at (502) 227-2221 or 1-800-DOPE-TIP. All tips and information can be reported and the caller can remain anonymous
Kentucky State Police Post 12 provides police coverage for Anderson, Fayette, Franklin, Scott, Shelby, Spencer and Woodford counties.