TFC Corey King
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 16, Henderson
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Drug Investigation at the Sturgis Fairgrounds in Union County
Date of News Release: 07/17/2011
(Henderson, Ky.) -- Troopers Nathan Jenkins, Seth Payne and David Archer were assisting other troopers on a complaint at the Sturgis Fairgrounds when they received a separate complaint. Security personnel were attempting to remove Christopher E. Cobb from the rally. While doing a wanted check on Mr. Cobb, Trooper Jenkin was advised of 5 outstanding warrants on Cobb. After a search of Mr. Cobb's property, Troopers found approximately a half ounce of crystal methamphetamine and 2 small units of powder methamphetamine along with 2 types of prescription drugs. Mr. Cobb was arrested without incident and charged with Trafficking controlled substance 1st degree Meth. Mr. Cobb was lodged in the Union County Detention Center.