arrest2 red 300HARTFORD, Ky. (7/16/17) — A traffic safety checkpoint in Ohio County netted two drug arrests yesterday. Kentucky State Police and the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office investigated two people charging one of them with trafficking in meth and the other with possession at the Hartford checkpoint.

Police charged Alex Bowles, 24 of Louisville with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance/meth – first offense, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance/opiates – first offense, first-degree possession of a controlled substance/meth – second offense, first-degree possession of a controlled substance/opiates – first offense, trafficking within 1,000 feet of a school, tampering with physical evidence, driving under the influence – first offense and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess.

Chasity J. Jaggers, 27 of Louisville was charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance/meth – first offense and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess.

Both are being lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center.

Rita Dukes Smith
SurfKY News Director
Region 3

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