cessna arrestPOWDERLY, Ky. (8/1/17) — A search warrant executed by Muhlenberg County Sheriff Detective Wade Griggs resulted in the arrest of a Powderly man and confiscation of more than 20 grams of what authorities believe to be methamphetamine.

Sheriff Curtis McGehee said Griggs executed the warrant yesterday at 908 Hillside Road, Powderly. The search revealed not only meth but also a handgun and drug paraphernalia.

cessnaPolice charged William L. Cessna with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and possession of a legend drug. He is being lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.

Griggs was assisted by Powderly Police Officer John Brown, Deputy Alex Piper, McGehee and Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force Detective Troy Gibson.

Rita Dukes Smith
SurfKY News Director
Region 3

 

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