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RUSSELL SPRINGS: Routine KSP traffic stop leads to drug arrest

33 year old Russell Springs, KY, woman with outstanding warrant arrested following routine traffic stop on Lakeway Drive, Russell Springs, KY, this morning. She was lodged in Russell County Detention Center facing multiple charges
NOTE: Arrests and charges are not findings of guilt. An individual charged in an arrest is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

By Tpr Nick Hale, Public Information Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown St., Columbia, KY

RUSSELL COUNTY, KY (Fri May 18, 2018) - On May 18, 2018 at approximately 08:30 AM CST Trooper Levi Scott conducted a routine traffic stop on a 1998 Ford Mustang on Lakeway Drive in Russell Springs. in the Russell County Detention Center.

Upon contact with the driver Racheal Jones, age 33 of Russell Springs, Trooper Scott confirmed that she had an active arrest warrant.

Upon further investigation Trooper Scott found a small pouch of rolling papers, a glass pipe with burn residue in it, a Ziploc bag with marijuana and a blue pill bottle containing several different prescription pills.

In addition to the warrant, Jones was charged with
Operating Motor Vehicle U/Influence Alcohol/Drugs/ETC. .08 (Agg Circum), 2nd, Possession Controlled Substance 1st degree, 1st off (Methamphetamine), Possession Controlled Substance 1st degree 1st off (Drug unspecified), Possession Controlled Substance, 3rd degree- Drug unspecified, Possession of marijuana, Drug paraphernalia- Buy/Possess, Prescription Controlled Substance Not Proper Container 1st off.
Jones was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center.

This story was posted on 2018-05-18 13:42:33
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