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One arrested after traffic stop

A routine traffic stop led to the arrest of a Williamsburg man Friday night, after it was discovered he was trafficking in marijuana.

A routine traffic stop led to the arrest of a Williamsburg man Friday night, after it was discovered he was trafficking in marijuana.

Around 7:30 p.m. Friday evening McCreary County Sheriff’s Deputy Odell Smith pulled over a black Dodge Neon in the southbound lane of U.S. 27 in front of Rite Aid for a traffic violation.

After speaking with the subject driving, identified as Scot Allen Levi Daniel, 24, of Williamsburg, the deputy and Constable Dustin Ridner noticed a strong smell of marijuana in the vehicle, and asked Daniel if he was carrying anything illegal. According to the arrest citation, Daniel produced a small cooler containing a plastic bag containing approximately four ounces of marijuana, nearly $800 in cash two digital scales, a grinder and other drug-related paraphernalia.

Sheriff Randy Waters stated Daniel admitted to intending to sell the marijuana.
He was charged with Possession of Marijuana with intent to Sell, and other traffic charges.

Assisting at the scene were Sheriff Waters, Deputy Tom Smith,  and Fish and Wildlife Officer Chris King

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