Paducah Man Faces Meth Charges After Traffic Stop
By West Kentucky Star Staff
LYON COUNTY, KY - Kentucky State Police arrested a Paducah man on methamphetamine charges Sunday night following a traffic stop on Interstate 24.

According to state police, at approximately 9 pm, Troopers stopped a car for speeding near the 40 mile marker of I-24 in Lyon County. During the stop, a search of the vehicle was conducted. Troopers found a small amount of marijuana and approximately seven ounces of methamphetamine inside the vehicle.

Thirty-six-year-old Jerick D. Carruthers, of Paducah, was arrested and charged with speeding, operating a motor vehicle on a suspended license, and first degree trafficking methamphetamine.  He was lodged in the Caldwell County Jail.

Twenty-eight-year-old Cynthia R. Snyder, of Paducah, was cited for possession of marijuana. She was then released with the vehicle.


Published 09:00 AM, Monday Sep. 11, 2017
Updated 12:38 PM, Tuesday Sep. 12, 2017

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