paducah drugstersPADUCAH, Ky. (2/20/14) ― The McCracken County Sheriff's Department arrested two Paducah men for various offenses following a traffic stop on Thursday, Feb. 20.

According to a McCracken County Sheriff's report, detectives stopped a Cadillac driven by Steven Smith on IC Avenue on Thursday just before noon for traffic violations. Detectives located William "Ashton" Guill, 19, of Benton Road in the same vehicle and arrested him on two outstanding warrants. Guill was found to be in possession of marijuana during the stop.

Further investigation led detectives to search Steven Smith's residence on Lane Road in McCracken County. During the search detectives seized quantities of methamphetamine, marijuana and assorted items of drug paraphernalia.

Smith, 31, was charged with possession of a first-degree controlled substance/meth, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Guill was charged on a bechn warrant for contempt of court and a warrant for threft over $10,000 (motor vehicle) and possession of marijuana.

Both men were arrested and lodged in the McCracken County Regional Jail.

SurfKY News

Information provided by Sgt. Jesse Riddle

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Col. Stephen Trigg Chapter in Cadiz Honors 22 Vietnam Veterans on 'Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day'

KENTUCKY (3/30/15) — On Sunday afternoon the Compatriots of the Col. Stephen Trigg Chapter honored 22 veterans of the… Read More

BMS Eighth Grader Advances to National History Bee Finals

BENTON, Ky. (3/30/15) — Benton Middle School eighth grader, Brady Guess competed in the Regional History Bee… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5953

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5457

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5205

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5142

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4302

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 4150

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13936

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11653

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 30, 2015 3850

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2306

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 2107

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 30, 2015 2027

Man Charged for Selling Drugs from Red Cardinal…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 1781

Report of Suspicious Man Ends with PI, Meth…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 1309

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 1067

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 30,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 812

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 675

Easter Cuties Pageant Raises Funds for Shanice…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 550

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

by Melissa Heflin