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Felony Arrest in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 04/28/2014

Henderson, KY - The Kentucky State Police while on patrol in Ohio County, initiated a traffic stop on a 2008 Chrysler Sebring for a registration violation. Upon issuing the citation consent to search the vehicle was given. Kentucky State Police located Drug Paraphernalia and Methamphetamine in a backpack belonging to the passenger of the vehicle. The passenger, Stacey Whittaker was placed under arrest and taken to the Ohio County Detention center and Charged with Possession of a controlled substance 1st off. 1st Degree (Methamphetamine), Possession of drug Paraphernalia, and failure to notify DOT of address change.

Kentucky State Police was assisted by the Ohio County Sheriff Department.