A traffic stop sends a Dunnville woman to jail for selling drugs.
Casey County Deputy Jake Atwood says a 2006 Hyundai Elantra crossed the centerline on KY 1649, multiple times. He initiated a traffic stop about 5 miles east of Liberty, shortly before 1am Tuesday morning on Poplar Springs Road. Deputy Atwood smelled the odor of Marijuana coming from the vehicle.
44 year old Amanda J. Lay, of 172 Old 127 Loop, Dunnville, was a passenger in the vehicle. Near her location, officers found digital scales, a baggie with a crystal like substance inside, rolling papers, half a percocet pill, a baggie of burnt marijuana cigarettes, and a glass pipe with residue inside.
Lay took possession of all the substances found. She was charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine-1st Degree (over 2 gms), Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree (unspecified), & Drug Paraphernalia.
The driver, Jennifer Crowe, and another passenger, James Passmore, were released with a verbal warning.
Lay was lodged in the Casey County Jail.
Special Deputy Josh Rodgers assisted.