RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Madison Co. Sheriff says a man and a woman are behind bars after being pulled over Monday on a traffic violation.
The Sheriff says 41-year-old Mike Moren was stopped around 5:15 p.m. on the Eastern Bypass.
According to the Sheriff, deputies spotted a syringe in the vehicle, and brought out a K-9 unit who detected drugs in the car.
Deputies reportedly searched the car and found methamphetamine.
Moren was arrested and charged with possession. His passenger, 23-year-old Kinsey Hengst, was also arrested on an active warrant for a parole violation.
Both were taken to the Madison County Detention Center, where a search of each resulted in additonal charges of promoting contraband.