whalin arrestBEAVER DAM, Ky. (11/13/17) — An Ohio County man was charged with drug trafficking after Kentucky State Police performed a traffic stop in Fordsville Saturday evening.

KSP said the driver, Justin D. Whalin, 26 of Beaver Dam was in possession of methamphetamine and marijuana.

Whalin was charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance/meth – first offense, trafficking in marijuana, operating a vehicle under the influence, no registration plates, no registration receipt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance and operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license.

Whalin is being held in the Ohio County Detention Center on a $5,000 cash bond.

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