Man, woman arrested on several charges following traffic stop

Man, woman arrested on several charges following traffic stop
Johnson and Biggs were arrested on several charges (Source: Ballard County Detention Center)

BALLARD COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A man and woman were arrested by deputies with the Ballard County Sheriff’s Office on Sept. 5.

Jesse Johnson, 46 of Ashland City, Tenn., is facing charges of one headlight - violation, driving on DUI suspended license a class B misdemeanor, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance a class B misdemeanor, possession of a controlled substance first-degree (methamphetamine) a class D felony and tampering with physical evidence a class D felony.

Jennifer Biggs, 44 of Ashland City, Tenn., is facing charges of possession of controlled substance first-degree (methamphetamine) a class D felony, possession of marijuana a class B misdemeanor and drug paraphernalia a class A misdemeanor.

Deputies said the two were stopped in a vehicle around 11:18 p.m. when officials made a traffic stop on a Black Ford F-150 for traffic violations.

Johnson was driving the vehicle and was found to have a DUI suspended license.

Deputies said they got consent to search the vehicle where they found methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and marijuana.

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