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Trafficking In A Controlled Substance

Date of News Release: 8/14/2017

Owensboro, Ky.(August 12, 2017) – Kentucky State Police executed a traffic stop in Owensboro. Upon contact with the operator, KSP determined him to be Tyler William Dearmond, 28, of Owensboro. Through investigation, KSP discovered Dearmond to be in possession of and trafficking in methamphetamine. Dearmond was also found to be operating a motor vehicle under the influence and he received several other criminal charges as well as moving and equipment violations. Dearmond was arrested and transported to the Daviess County Detention Center.

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