Edmonson Voice Staff Report:
Two different men were arrested on felony drug charges in separate incidents on Easter Sunday, according to the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
The first incident took place around 7:30am, the Sheriff's Office said, when deputies were dispatched to South Union General Baptist Church on Sunfish Road after Grayson County deputies responded to a collision that had actually taken place about 100 yards into Edmonson County.
According to a press release, Grayson County deputies had already determined that the driver, who was identified as Rodney L. Howell (41) of Brownsville, was under the influence of alcohol. While Edmonson County deputies administered field sobriety tests, Howell was also allegedly found to be in possession of a controlled substance. He was arrested and charged with:
Later that evening, around 6:00 pm, deputies responded to a report of a suspicious person in the driveway of a residence on Louisville Road, where the caller said the male subject wouldn't leave. Deputies said when they arrived, the man was wandering around the property and around the door of the residence.
The man was identified as Victor Lee Constant (38) of Smiths Grove and law enforcement said they detected the strong odor of alcohol in addition to seeing a white powdery substance which was believed to be methamphetamine on Constant’s person. A search of Constant’s vehicle resulted in the deputy finding suspected methamphetamine, suspected marijuana, cash, and drug paraphernalia, according to a press release.
Constant was arrested and charged with: