Woman arrested on drug charge, 3 children found with her in vehicle

Woman arrested for planning to sell drugs 12/30

MCCRAKCEN COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A woman arrested by McCracken County, Kentucky deputies faces several charges.

Officials said 43-year-old Christy Lee of Paducah is charged with trafficking in a controlled substance, three counts of wanton endangerment and resisting arrest.

Lee was driving a black 2017 Chrysler van when she was stopped by deputies on Dec. 27 around 9:21 p.m.

Deputies said they found three children in the vehicle with Lee during the traffic stop.

After they investigated, officials said they found hydrocodone pills.

Deputies said Lee had intentions of selling the prescription pulls.

Lee was arrested and taken to the McCracken County Jail.

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