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Paducah woman arrested on drug charges in McCracken County, KY

Amanda Powell. (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department) Amanda Powell. (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department)
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

McCracken County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a woman following a traffic stop on Saturday, June 9.

According to MCSO, Amanda Powell, 28, of Paducah, Ky., was stopped on Wayne Sullivan Drive in Paducah, Ky.

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Deputies found that Powell was driving under a suspended license. A search of the vehicle found one ounce of crystal methamphetamine in separate packages, a digital scale and other items used in drug sales.

Powell was taken to the McCracken County Jail and charged with: 

Powell was taken into custody and lodged at McCracken County Regional Jail on the below-listed charges:

  • Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine) / Greater than 2 grams

  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

  • Possession of Controlled Substance / 3rd Degree

  • Operating on a Suspended License

  • Failure to Produce Insurance Card

  • No Registration Plates

  • No Registration Receipt

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