Henderson, KY. (August 3rd, 2017)- Kentucky State Police Henderson Post 16 observed a Melvin Stamps 60 years of age operating a motor vehicle while not wearing his seat belt. Through further investigation Mr. Stamps of Henderson, KY was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st degree, 1st offense (Methamphetamine), Tampering with Physical Evidence, Possession of Marijuana, Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence Alc/Drugs/Etc .08- 1st Offense, Drug Paraphernalia Buy/Posses, Failure to wear seat belt and Failure to produce insurance card. Mr. Stamps was arrested without incident and transported and lodged in the Henderson County Detention Center.
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