arrest aleagaOWENSBORO (4/29/13) – An Owensboro man was arrested following a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Hall Street Saturday afternoon. According to Owensboro Police, Marcus Aleaga, 32, was stopped at approximately 1:55 p.m.
 
Authorities alleged they found “items consistent with the manufacturing of methamphetamine, including a small tank containing anhydrous ammonia.” The discovery led authorities to close Hall Street for approximately 90 minutes as detectives worked to safely remove the items from the scene.
 
Aleaga was lodged at the Daviess County Detention Center on charges of failure to signal, knowingly possessing anhydrous ammonia without an approved container with intent to manufacture methamphetamine, and possession of a controlled substance.

Dennis Beard
SurfKY News
Information provided by Michael Hathaway
Photo provided by SurfKY Graphics

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Weather Sponsored by

In Other News...

Upcoming Events at Land Between the Lakes

KENTUCKY (9/3/15) — Land Between the Lakes offers a variety of fun programs for all ages and interests. Join us - Labor… Read More

KSP Works Injury Collision in Trigg County

CADIZ, Ky. (9/2/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP responded to a two vehicle collision on Sept. 2,… Read More

Most Read This Week

September 04, 2015 20986

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 31, 2015 6906

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 6262

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 4072

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 3491

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

September 04, 2015 20986

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12453

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 04, 2015 20986

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2410

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 1862

Man Charged with Kidnapping 8-Year-Old Girl

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1285

One Injured when Motorcycle, SUV Collide

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1121

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports – Sept. 3, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1049

TMS Automotive to Locate in Bowling Green

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 988

TVA Touts Progress of Combined Cycle Project

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 986

Ministry Reaches People from Region to Honduras

by Focus on Hopkins County
September 03, 2015 974

Nortonville New Water Treatment Plant Another…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 803

Gubernatorial Candidate Spot-on about Head Start

by SurfKY News