Edmonson Voice Staff Report:
A Leitchfield man was arrested on Sunday and faces meth trafficking and other charges after a traffic stop, according to a press release from the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
The release said that around 5:00 pm on Sunday, March 1, 2020, an Edmonson County Sheriff’s Deputy initiated a traffic stop on a 2006 Ford Mustang on KY HWY 259 N near Bee Spring Lumber Company, due to a cancelled license plate for failure to maintain insurance. According to the Sheriff's Office, a probable cause search of the vehicle was performed by the deputy where suspected crystal methamphetamine, suspected methamphetamine, and suspected marijuana, along with several different forms of drug paraphernalia were found.
The driver of the vehicle, Charles D. Ford (50) of Leitchfield, KY, was arrested and charged with:
Ford was lodged in Hart County Jail.