Adams Chad 11 30MADISONVILLE, Ky. (11/30/17) — A 30-year-old Madisonville resident was arrested in connection to a multi-county drug trafficking investigation.

Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force, Central City Police Department and Kentucky State Police Drug Enforcement/Special Investigations unit were monitoring crystal methamphetamine trafficking activity in McLean and Muhlenberg counties that led to the arrest of Chad A. Adams, according to the report.

PNTF Detective Wade Shoemaker indicated officers confiscated 16 grams of crystal meth and paraphernalia items consistent with illegal drug trafficking Monday evening. Adams was also found to be in possession of a stolen laptop computer related to a receiving stolen property charge in Indiana along with parole violation for previous drug trafficking.

The report lists Adams was arrested at the Quality Quick parking lot in Central City.

Adams was charged Monday with two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (meth/more than 2 grams).

He was listed as being held in Muhlenberg County Jail this evening without bond.

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