TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 02/02/2014
Central City, KY (Muhlenberg County) - On February 1, 2014, at 7:46 PM, Trooper Jon McGehee initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle being operated by Dawne L. Brown. Through investigation Trooper McGehee placed Brown under arrest. Trooper McGehee conducted a search of Brown's vehicle and persons, yielded methamphetamine, marijuana, and prescription medication. Brown was lodged at the Muhlenberg County Detention Center and charged with DUI 1st, and Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense. Trooper McGehee was assisted by Sergeant Matt Jordan, and Trooper Jacob Fortney.
To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1-800-DOPE-TIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.