arrest  garrettMUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (8/5/13) – On Sunday, August 4, at approximately 9:58 PM, Kentucky State Police (KSP) Troopers stopped a man at a traffic safety checkpoint on 181 North, within the Greenville city limits.

During the traffic stop, Troopers found that 41-year-old Johnny Wade Garrett of Greenville was operating a vehicle that was stopped at the checkpoint.  Through investigation, Garrett was arrested for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence.  He was also found to be in possession of Methamphetamine, that he was using to distribute and ingest.

Garrett was also served with an active Parole Violation Warrant.  

Garrett was lodged at the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.  

Kentucky State Police was assisted by the Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Department.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Martha Clark (Kentucky State Police)

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4261

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3636

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3422

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2974

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2898

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15742

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8550

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 05, 2015 2745

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 2452

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1956

Alleged Littering Leads to Drug Arrest

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1691

Teen Injured During Collision with Police Cruiser

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1309

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1247

Women ‘Get the Message’ at River Ministry Banquet

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1097

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1097

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 1088

First United Bank Becomes Hopkins School System’s…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 873

Dawson Springs Police Reports for Monday, May 4,…

by SurfKY News