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Hartford Man Arrested at a Checkpoint Location in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 08/14/2015

(Hartford, KY) - On Friday August 14, 2015 at approximately 12:40AM while conducting a traffic safety checkpoint Kentucky State Police made contact with Mr. Michael Gunter of Hartford, KY. Mr. Gunter was a passenger in a Black 2003 Dodge Intrepid that had approached the checkpoint. During the course of the contact, the operator of the vehicle was arrested on outstanding warrants. Upon further investigation, Mr. Gunter was found to be in possession of narcotics and he was also arrested. He was lodged at the Ohio County Detention Center on the following charges: Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Meth), Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Opiates), Possession of Controlled Substance 3rd Degree, Drug Unspecified, Prescription Controlled Substance Not in Proper Container, 1st Offense, Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possess.