McCracken Traffic Stop Leads to Meth Arrest
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY - A traffic stop early Wednesday led to a
According to the McCracken County
Sheriff's Office, deputies stopped a car for traffic violations on
Husband Road around 2 am. During the traffic stop, police said the
driver, 22-year-old Michael Draffen of Paducah, admitted that he was
in possession of a marijuana pipe.
Deputies conducted a search of Draffen
and his car and found marijuana, methamphetamine and drug
paraphernalia. He was placed under arrest and transported to the
McCracken County Regional Jail.
Draffen is charged with operating a
motor vehicle under the influence of drugs, possession of
methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug