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ROUTINE TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO DRUG ARRESTS

 
(Metcalfe County, Ky May 15, 2018) – On May 14th, 2018 at approximately 2:55 AM CST Trooper Nick Davis conducted a routine traffic stop for a speeding violation 4 miles west of Edmonton on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway. Upon approaching the 2012 Nissan Altima, Trooper Davis detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. Consent to search the vehicle was given and Trooper Davis located a mason jar full of individual packages of marijuana and a large sum of cash. Two of the passengers in the vehicle, 27-year-old Daledreka Wilson and 28-year-old Antonio Wilson, both of Corbin, KY, were arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana, Trafficking in Marijuana (less than 8 oz.) 1st offense, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both were lodged in the Barren County Detention Center.