TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Felony Drug Arrest in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 11/24/2013
Madisonville, KY - On November 23, 2013, at 6:46 P.M., Troopers Jon McGehee and Jacob Fortney initiated a traffic stop on a 1998 Chevrolet pickup being operated by Danny A Jones. After conducting a series of field sobriety test, Jones was placed under arrest for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence. After further investigation, Jones was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and items used to ingest methamphetamine. Jones was lodged at the Muhlenberg County Detention Center and charged with Speeding 14 Over Limit, Failure to Wear Seat Belts, Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st (Aggravating Circumstances), Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree 1st Offense Methamphetamine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.