Trooper Brad Arterburn
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Meth Lab Discovered During Traffic Stop
Date of News Release: 03/09/2012
(Bedford, KY) -- A traffic stop in Trimble County has led to the arrest of the driver for manufacturing methamphetamine. Yesterday (3/8/12) at approximately 10:30 p.m., Trooper Josh Noble stopped a vehicle driven by Corey Wardrup (21 years old from Campbellsburg, KY) on Rowlett Avenue in Bedford. A meth lab was discovered during a search of the vehicle. Troopers also found two ounces of finished methamphetamine inside the vehicle. No children were present during the stop.
Wardrup was charged with the following: Manufacturing Methamphetamine 1st, Possession of a Controlled Substance, DUI 1st, Careless Driving, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Trooper Noble is leading the ongoing investigation.