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Waverly Woman Arrested at a Safety Checkpoint

Date of News Release: 12/19/2014

(Henderson, KY) - On December 18, 2014 at approximately 11:19PM Kentucky State Police conducted a Traffic Safety Checkpoint on U S Highway 41 South at KY 136 in the city limits of Henderson, KY at that time a red 2000 Dodge Neon approached the checkpoint. Upon approach of the vehicle Trooper Keding detected the strong odor of Marijuana coming from the driver's side window. Upon further investigation at the scene approximately 5 grams of Methamphetamine was found inside the vehicle. The driver, identified as Kristina Cook of Waverly, KY, was taken into custody, transported, and lodged at the Henderson County Detention Center. Trooper Keding was assisted on scene by the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office.