Traffic Stop Leads To Trafficking Marijuana Arrest
Date of News Release: 2/21/2017
Beaver Dam, KY (February 20th, 2018) – At approximately 4:53p.m. the Kentucky State Police Post 16 Henderson conducted a traffic stop on the William Natcher Parkway. The driver of the vehicle was identified as 18 year old D’Trevion Turner of Bowling Green, KY. Troopers located a substantial amount of marijuana in the vehicle. Turner was charged with the following offenses: Speeding (19 mph over limit), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Marijuana, and Trafficking in Marijuana (8 ounces to less than 5 pounds) 1st Offense. Turner was arrested and lodged in the Ohio County Jail. The Ohio County Sheriff’s Office assisted on the traffic stop.
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