News Releases

Drug Arrest of a Madisonville Man

Date of News Release: 05/11/2014

Madisonville, KY (Hopkins County) - On May 10, 2014 the Kentucky State Police followed up on information of possible drug activity on Crowley Lane, Madisonville. During the investigation, consent to search was granted by the property owner, Michael A. Mediros. While searching the property, marijuana plants, marijuana, and items consistent with drug paraphernalia were located. Mr. Medeiros was arrested without incident at the residence in Madisonville.

Trooper Jonathan Murphy charged the following individual:

Michael A. Medeiros

  1. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  2. Possession of Marijuana
  3. Cultivating Marijuana, Less than 5 Plants

Above individual was lodged in Hopkins County Jail.

To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1-800-DOPE-TIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.