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Traffic Violation Turned Into Drug Arrest

Inmate 5114Phillip Wayne Mclimore, 37, of Utica, Ky.OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/1/14) — According to an Owensboro police report, Trooper Begley observed Phillip Wayne Mclimore, 37, of Utica, Ky., driving a 1993 green Chevrolet truck southbound on U.S. 231 following another vehicle too closely, Wednesday, April 30.

After stopping Mclimore, Trooper Begley discovered that Mclimore was wanted for two arrest warrants.

Upon arresting Mclimore, Trooper Begley discovered methamphetamine and marijuana on his person.

Mclimore was charged with improper following of a motor vehicle, no insurance, improper registration plate, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to notify DOT of address change, possession of controlled substance first degree, first offense-methamphetamine.

He was transported to Ohio County Detention Center.

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