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Possession of Methamphetamine

Date of News Release: 10/19/2017

Owensboro, KY. (October 15th, 2017) – Kentucky State Police conducted a traffic stop on KY 54 in Owensboro for traffic violations. Through the course of the stop, the operator, Mr. Kevin Long, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine. Mr. Long also had an outstanding felony warrant for parole violation. Mr. Long was arrested and charged with the following charges; Possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and multiple traffic violations along with a warrant for a felony parole violation. Long was lodged in the Daviess County Detention Center.

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