Traffic stop leads to drug arrest in Casey Co.


CASEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- State Police say a routine traffic stop lead to a drug arrest Sunday evening in Casey County.

Troopers say they stopped 25-year-old Jesse Galloway, driving a 2007 Pontiac, for a cancelled registration plate violation.

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They say that upon making contact with Galloway, a small glass pipe with suspected meth residue was in plain view in the center console.

KSP says Galloway gave troopers consent to search the car, where they also found 4 small bags of suspected meth, scales, prescription pills, two firearms, and a large amount of cash.

Galloway was arrested on multiple charges and was lodged in the Casey County Detention Center.