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Two Arrested After Traffic Stop in Henderson County

Date of News Release: 03/01/2015

Henderson, KY - On February 28, 2015 at approximately 10:44 PM Kentucky State Police conducted a traffic stop on a Silver 2006 Nissan Altima at KY425 and KY1299 in Henderson County. Troopers made contact with the driver, identified as Eli J. Greenwell of Morganfield. Upon investigation at the scene Mr. Greenwell was placed under arrest for Operating a Motor Vehicle under the influence. Consent to search the vehicle was given and the passengers were asked to exit the vehicle. Troopers asked the passenger, identified as Kelsey Dugger of Mortons Gap, for consent to search her purse and she consented. Upon searching the purse troopers located LSD, Marijuana, and the Prescription Medication. A third passenger, a juvenile, was released on scene to her mother, and Mr. Greenwell and Ms. Dugger were arrested and transported to the Henderson County Detention Center.

Eli J. Greenwell was charged with:

  • Operating Motor Vehicle U/Influence Alcohol/Drugs/Etc – 2nd Off
  • Failure to Produce Insurance Card
  • Failure to Wear Seat Belts
  • Communication Device Violation – 1st Offense
  • Careless Driving

Kelsey D. Dugger was charged with:

  • Possession Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense (LSD)
  • Possession Controlled Substance 3rd Degree – Drug Unspecified
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Prescription Controlled Substance not in proper container
  • Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possession