Laura Howell was arrested and lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center
Graham, KY (Muhlenberg County) – On June 15, 2019 at approximately 6:20 PM, Trooper Ridge Porter observed a 2018 black Honda CR-V traveling eastbound on the Western Kentucky Parkway, around the 45 mile marker, at a high rate of speed.
Trooper Porter initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle. When he came in contact with the operator, Laura Howell, age 44, of Indianapolis, IN, she appeared to be under the influence. Further investigation confirmed Howell was under the influence, and in the possession of suspected hydrocodone.
Laura Howell was arrested and lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center where she was charged with the following:
1.) Speeding 26 MPH or Greater
2.) Reckless Driving
3.) DUI 1st
4.) Prescription Controlled Substance Not in Proper Container 1st Offense
5.) Possession Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Drug Unspecified)