A traffic stop by Hopkinsville Police Wednesday resulted in drug trafficking charges against a local man.
Officer Jason Brent pulled over 20-year old Detrevion Childs of Hopkinsville on North Kentucky Avenue for allegedly making an improper turn.
The arrest card says police smelled a strong odor of marijuana upon making contact with Childs. A search of the vehicle allegedly turned up a small bag of marijuana in his pocket and seven more bags of the illegal weed and six round white pills in his console.
Childs was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana, illegal possession of a legend drug, improper parking and driving on a suspended license.