TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Felony Criminal Arrest at a Traffic Safety Checkpoint
Date of News Release: 08/05/2013
(Muhlenberg County) -- KSP Troopers were conducting a traffic safety checkpoint on Kentucky 181 North, in the city limits of Greenville, KY. Johnny Garrett was operating a vehicle that was stopped at the checkpoint. Through investigation, Mr. Garrett was arrested for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence. He was also found to be in possession of Methamphetamine, that he was using to distribute and ingest. Mr. Garrett was also served with an active Parole Violation Warrant. He was lodged at the Muhlenberg County Detention Center. Kentucky State Police was assisted by the Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Department.