Traffic stop leads to drug bust in Casey County


LIBERTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man is in custody after Kentucky State Police say they found drugs in his car during a traffic stop in Casey County.

Troopers say they stopped 32-year-old Buddy Bernard, of Russell Springs, outside of Liberty on KY 206 for a registration violation.

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According to State Police, they searched the car and found several small bags of suspected methamphetamine, marijuana, syringes and prescription medications.

State Police say Bernard was charged with possession of a controlled substance among other charges.