Story Headline: Traffic Stop Leads to Meth, Other Charges
Author: West Kentucky Star Staff

A traffic stop Sunday night in McCracken County led to the arrest of three people.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Office, a deputy conducted a traffic stop for a traffic violation shortly after 7 pm. The driver, Scott Bowling, was arrested after the deputy learned he had a suspended operator's license.

The front seat passenger, Melanie Farmer, was arrested after the deputy learned she had three active warrants for her arrest. 

Upon searching the vehicle, deputies allegedly found methamphetamine in the purse of the backseat passenger, Jessica Bowling, and she too was arrested.

All three were lodged in the McCracken County Regional Jail.

Scott Bowling is charged with careless driving and operating a motor vehicle on a suspended or revoked license. Jessica Bowling is charged with possession of methamphetamine. And Farmer was arrested on three active warrants.

Published: Monday, December 02, 2019 10:38 AM
Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2019 5:45 AM