Date of News Release: 03/28/2017
Henderson, KY (March 28, 2017) -While conducting a pre-approved traffic safety checkpoint at US 41 S and KY 136, Trooper Myles Scott came into contact with Joe Tinsley of Sebree, KY. Mr. Tinsley refused to step out of his vehicle when it was determined that he did not have a driver’s license. Tinsley exited the vehicle, and was placed under arrest for Operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs 1st offense, Possession of controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense (Methamphetamine), Drug paraphernalia buy/possess and operating a motor vehicle on a suspended license. Mr. Tinsley was arrested without incident and transported to the Henderson County Detention Center.
Citizens can contribute to highway safety by calling KSP toll-free at: (1-800-222-5555). Citizens can call to confidentially report impaired drivers or any criminal activity. You may also download the free KSP mobile phone app. The app provides quick, direct access to KSP including weather, road and traffic information as well as text, voice and photo tip capabilities to report criminal behavior. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.