Man arrested after being found with missing juvenile

George Meadors
George Meadors (Photo Courtesy: Whitley Co. Detention Center)

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man is behind bars after police say he was found with a missing juvenile on Tuesday.

Officers say 48-year-old George Meadors was in a black PT cruiser, headed north on 25W.

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Police were able to make a traffic stop and arrested Meadors, charging him on three outstanding Whitley County warrants, felony custodial interference, and unlawful transaction with a minor.

Meadors was taken to the Whitley County Detention Center, where he has a $5,000 dollar cash bond.

The juvenile was interviewed by police and social services, and was later released to family members.

ABC 36 is monitoring this story and will update with additional information as it becomes available.