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Felony Drug Arrest in Hopkins County

Date of News Release: 02/25/2010

(Madisonville, Ky.) -- On Wednesday, February 24, 2010, Trooper First Class John Komar was dispatched to assist Hopkins County Probation & Parole on a home visit. The location was a residence on Livingston Road in Hanson. TFC Komar and the probation & parole officers located marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and firearms inside the residence. The owner of the property, Steve Davis age 57 of Hanson, KY, was arrested and charged with the following:

Possession of Marijuana (A Misdemeanor)
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 1st Offense (A Misdemeanor)
Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon (D Felony)
Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon (C Felony)

His brother, Gary Davis age 53 of Madisonville, KY, was charged with:

Possession of Marijuana (A Misdemeanor)
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 1st Offense (A Misdemeanor)

Both men were 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.

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