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

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

HPD Investigates Alleged Burglary

HENDERSON, Ky. (8/3/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on Aug. 1, 2015 at approximately 7:02… Read More

Traffic Advisory for Henderson

HENDERSON, Ky. (8/4/15) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of US 41 in southern Henderson… Read More

Most Read This Week

July 30, 2015 4053

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 3923

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 2731

24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 2627

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 29, 2015

by SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 2527

Little Miss, Mister Hopkins County Fair Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 17, 2015 16897

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News
July 23, 2015 15880

UPDATE: Family Confirms Body of Missing Teen…

by Shawn Freels, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 04, 2015 2123

Hopkins School System Has More Hiring to Do

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1716

Tiniest Division of Hopkins County Fair Pageants…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1544

Two Injured in Motorcycle Accident

by SurfKY News
August 04, 2015 1461

No. 9 Steakhouse Owners Working to Rebuild Dream

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1356

Man Accused of Using Craig's List to Encourage…

by SurfKY News
August 04, 2015 1317

UPDATE: AT&T Engineers Identify Phone…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 03, 2015 1168

Back To School Bash Brings Crowd to Mall

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1127

Madisonville Police Reports Released

by SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1115

Two Vehicle Collision Injures One, Driver…

by SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 995

Vehicle Accident Results in One Fatality

by SurfKY News