On Friday, November 08, 2019, Sheriff Rich Kelly observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed, westbound on State Road 38, near County Road 200E. While speaking to the driver, Sheriff Kelly observed a strong odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle. A search of the vehicle led to the discovery of raw, packaged marijuana and several THC “vape cartridges.” Chief Deputy Lappin, K9 Lieutenant Ashlock and Deputy Light assisted at the scene. Formal charges are pending from the Clinton County Prosecutor’s Office.
Arrested was Hugo Perez 24 of Frankfort for Possession of Marijuana.