DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

drug arrest meth 01 300MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (4/15/13) – The Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Office has announced a drug arrest resulting from a recent traffic stop.
 
According to Muhlenberg County Sheriff Darrel Curtis, Perry R. Colburn, a resident of 185 Chestnut Street in Sacramento, was stopped at a safety checkpoint. Once Colburn was stopped, two bags of suspected Methamphetamine were found inside of his vehicle.
 
Colburn was arrested on the scene and transferred to the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.
 
Deputy Will Ward was the arresting officer in the case, assisted by the Greenville Police Department and the Kentucky State Police.
 
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