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Possession of a Controlled Substance

Date of News Release: 2/9/2017

Hartford, KY (February 9th, 2018) – Kentucky State Police and the Ohio County Sherriff’s Office conducted a pre-approved Traffic Safety Checkpoint in Hartford. KSP came into contact with Narvel W. Wood, 48, of Hartford. Through investigation, KSP discovered Wood to be operating a motor vehicle under the influence and in possession of methamphetamine and related drug paraphernalia. Wood was arrested and transported to the Ohio County Detention Center.

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