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Two Men Arrested at a Checkpoint in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 11/14/2015

(Henderson, KY) - On November 13, 2015 Kentucky State Police Post 16 Henderson conducted a Traffic Safety Checkpoint on KY 69 in Ohio County. A Silver 1999 Ford Explorer operated by Randall R. Simmons approached the checkpoint. Upon investigation on scene Troopers took Mr. Simmons into custody for driving under the influence. The passenger, identified as Mr. William T. Shelton of Cromwell, KY was also taken into custody and both were transported and lodged at the Ohio County Detention Center.

William T. Sheltonk, age 51 from Cromwell, KY was charged with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Meth) Public Intoxication of Controlled Substance Excluding Alcohol, Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possess (Meth), Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possess (Marijuana) & Possession of Marijuana.

Randall R. Martin age 48 of Falls of Rough, KY was charged with Operating Motor Vehicle U/Influence Alc/Drugs/Etc .08 – 1st offense, Possession of Marijuana, Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possess & Possession of Open Alcohol Beverage Container in Motor Vehicle Prohibited.