kystatepoliceimage 300HENDERSON, Ky. (8/4/17) — Kentucky State Police charged a Henderson driver with drug possession and DUI following a traffic stop in Henderson County Thursday.

According to a Post 16 report, Melvin Stamps, 60, was driving without wearing a seat belt. After investigating, the trooper reported finding drugs.

Stamps was charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), tampering with physical evidence, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence, no insurance card and failure to wear seat belts.

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