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KSP Makes Drug Arrest in Graves County

Date of News Release: 02/11/2016

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(Mayfield, KY.) - On February 10, 2016 Kentucky State Police, Post 1 received a tip from the McCracken County Sheriff's Department of drug trafficking in Graves County. Investigators obtained and served a search warrant for a residence on Tom Drive in Mayfield, KY around 10:00pm on February 10, 2016.

At the residence investigators seized approximately 46 grams of Cocaine, approximately 23 grams of Methamphetamine, a small personal use amount of Marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and over $3,500.00 cash.

The seized drugs have an estimated street value of $69,000.00.

38 year old Andre V. Chism of Mayfield, KY was arrested and charged with Trafficking in Controlled Substance, 1st Degree – over 2 grams of Methamphetamine (Class C Felony), Trafficking in Controlled Substance, 1st Degree – over 4 grams of Cocaine (Class C Felony), Possession of Marijuana (Class B Misdemeanor), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Class A Misdemeanor), and Harboring a Vicious Animal (Class B Misdemeanor). He is lodged at the Graves County Jail.

The investigation is ongoing.

Kentucky State Police was assisted on scene by McCracken County Sheriff's Department, Graves County Sheriff's Department, and Graves County Animal Control.