Possession of A Controlled Substance
Date of News Release: 3/18/2017
Hartford, KY. (March 18, 2017) – Kentucky State Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle occupied by Jerel Scoggins, of Beaver Dam, KY. Upon contact with Mr. Scoggins, Troopers conducted an investigation and discovered methamphetamine and other drug related paraphernalia on his person. Mr. Scoggins was arrested and transported to Ohio County Detention Center facing charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree / 3rd or Greater Offense, Drug Paraphernalia Buy / Possess, Failure to or Improper Signal, and Failure to Produce and Insurance Card.
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