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Kentucky State Police Arrest South Carolina Man for Drug Trafficking

Date of News Release: 10/4/2017

EDDYVILLE, Ky.(October 4, 2017) – On October 3, 2017 at approximately 1:00 p.m., Kentucky State Troopers assigned to the KSP Post 1 Interdiction Team stopped a passenger car near the 45 mile marker of Interstate 24 for a traffic violation. During the course of that traffic stop, troopers located approximately 11 pounds of high grade marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and a large sum of cash inside the vehicle. Also located inside the vehicle was a pill believed to be a Schedule 2 Controlled Substance.

Timothy P. Corbin, Jr., age 22, of Chapin, South Carolina, was arrested and charged with Careless Driving, Second Degree Possession of a Controlled Substance, Trafficking Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was lodged in the Caldwell County Jail.

The investigation is continuing by Master Trooper T.J. Williams. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.

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