Paducah woman facing drug charges following traffic stop

Updated: Mar. 11, 2017 at 7:13 AM CST
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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Paducah woman is behind bars after a traffic stop in McCracken County led to the discovery of drugs.

The Sheriff''s Office says deputies pulled over a vehicle at around 12:30 am on the morning of Saturday, March 11th for traffic violations.

During a search of the vehicle, deputies found doses of Methadone and Oxycodone in a purse, and arrested 24-year-old Kristin Henderson, who was a passenger in the vehicle.

They later discovered that Henderson was out of jail on shock probation after originally being arrested for a prior charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Henderson is now facing 2 counts of controlled substance possession and was taken to the McCracken County Regional Jail.

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