Hend Vandergrift 5 19HENDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (5/19/17) — Henderson County authorities scoping out alleged synthetic drug trafficking generated one arrest at a Garfield Avenue home Thursday night.

Henderson County Sheriff’s Office and Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force detectives reported setting up a drug buy from 35-year-old Karl Michael Vandergrift.

Detectives say the suspect sold them a quarter-ounce of K-2.

As officers confronted Vandergrift, he tried to slip out of the home, according to reports.

Detectives revealed finding cash and several more baggies containing alleged K-2.

The investigation is ongoing.

Vandergrift was charged with trafficking in synthetic drugs. He was listed as being held in Henderson County Jail today on $2,500 cash bond.

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