Spencer County traffic stop leads to drug bust

Spencer County traffic stop leads to drug bust
Carl Wilson
Terry Jecker (Source: Shelby County Detention Center)
Terry Jecker (Source: Shelby County Detention Center)
(Source: Spencer County Sheriff's Office)
(Source: Spencer County Sheriff's Office)
(Source: Spencer County Sheriff's Office)
(Source: Spencer County Sheriff's Office)

SPENCER COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man was arrested after police said they found drugs in his vehicle during a traffic stop.

The Spencer County Sheriff's Office pulled over Carl Wilson in the 3000 block of Taylorsville Road around 1 a.m. Sunday for a driving and equipment violation, according to a Facebook post.

After a roadside investigation, Wilson was arrested and charged with careless driving, no insurance, DUI, trafficking in a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies said they found 44 grams of meth in the vehicle.

Wilson's passenger, Terry Jecker, was arrested for a parole violation.

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