MPD Trosclair 8 1MADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/1/17) — A Hanson man found apparently sleeping it off in his vehicle at a local liquor store is facing drug trafficking charges.

Madisonville Police Department reported responding to the 10:08 a.m. Monday complaint call at Father and Son’s Liquor along Lake Peewee Road, where the man was said to possibly be sleeping in his vehicle since 8 a.m.

Sgt. Justin Jones spoke to the slumbering suspect identified as Joseph P. Trosclair, who showed signs of impairment, according to the report. After getting consent to search the vehicle, police reported finding a Hide-A-Key magnet containing a bag of white crystal powder and pills along with another batch of possible meth inside a sock.

In addition, MPD listed the officer located several pills in an unlabeled prescription bottle believed to be Adderall folded in a dollar bill, a Glock 27 handgun and AR-15 semiautomatic rifle.

Trosclair, 37, was charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (meth), second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and third degree possession of a controlled substance.

He was released from Hopkins County Jail Monday on $5,000 cash bond.

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