TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Russell County Man Arrested on Drug Charges
Date of News Release: 10/25/2013
(Russell Springs, KY) - 62-year-old Edwin Hoyt Weddle, of Russell Springs, has been arrested and charged with Cultivation of Marijuana less than 5 plants 1st Offense, Possession of Marijuana and Trafficking in Marijuana. An anonymous tip led Troopers to a residence on Mt. Eden Road on Thursday night where the investigation led to Weddle's arrest at 10:21 PM CST. Weddle was lodged in the Russell County Jail. Tpr. Chris Saunders is investigating and Tpr. Justin Phillips assisted.