Homeland Security, Sheriff's K-9 assist Kentucky State Police in Meth Trafficking Arrest


OWENSBORO, KY (January 25, 2023) —The Kentucky State Police is reporting that a KSP Trooper conducted a traffic stop on East Byers Ave. and New Hartford Road in Owensboro at around 10:15 P.M. for a traffic violation.

During the stop, the Trooper identified the driver as Chad A. Davis, 44 of Owensboro.

During the stop, the Trooper and a Daviess County Sheriff's canine located six individually packaged bags of suspected Methamphetamine, scales and a 9mm pistol.

Chad Davis was arrested and charged with:

  1. Trafficking in Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 2nd (or greater) Offense-Methamphetamine
  2. Possession of a Handgun by Convicted Felon
  3. Disregarding a Stop Sign

Davis was transported and lodged in the Daviess County Detention Center in Owensboro.

Photo of the accused is courtesy of the Daviess County Detention Center.

KSP Troopers were assisted by Daviess County Sheriff’s Department, HIDTA Team and Homeland Security

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