daviess CO ARREST1 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (2/12/14) – A 39-year-old Owensboro man was taken into custody Tuesday night following a search of his residence in the 2600 block of E. 10th Street.

Daviess County Sheriff’s Office reported Donald Jason Knight was at the residence when deputies arrived to serve outstanding warrants for his arrest.

They also received consent to search the property regarding tips about “illegal drug activity going on” on the residence.

Authorities allegedly discovered about five grams of crystal methamphetamine, marijuana, various drug related items, and “a substantial amount of US currency” during their search.

Knight was arrested on charges of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and possession of paraphernalia.

Knight was lodged at the Daviess County Detention Center.

Dennis Beard
SurfKY News

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