Police arrested two Drakesboro residents yesterday following an investigation into illegal drug activity.
During the investigation, Detective Wade Shoemaker of the Central City Police/Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force/Kentucky State Police DESI West, and CCPD K9 Office Josh Beatty made a traffic stop on a 1997 Pontiac driven by Amber DeArmond, 30, of Drakesboro.
According to police, CCPD K9 Dusko gave a positive alert for illegal drugs in the vehicle during the stop and crystal methamphetamine was found during a search of the vehicle.
DeArmond, as well as her passenger Toby Taylor, 34, of Drakesboro, were arrested and charged with first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) – first offense. Both were also served with outstanding arrest warrants.