McCracken Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Arrest
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY - A traffic stop Monday night in
McCracken County led to multiple drug charges for a Missouri man.
The McCracken County Sheriff's Office
says deputies performed a traffic stop on a truck driven by
29-year-old Daniel Ossola of St. Louis. During the traffic stop,
deputies say they saw Ossola throw an object out of the passenger
Police said the object contained
crushed Oxycodone and Fentanyl pills. Deputies also found
marijuana on the ground outside of the driver side door.
Deputies searched the truck and found
four Xanax bars, 22 Fentanyl pills and $1,910 in cash, which is
believed to be proceeds of illegal drug sales.
Ossola was arrested and charged with
driving on a DUI suspended license-2nd offense, possession of
marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of controlled
substance, prescription controlled substance not in the proper
container, tampering with physical evidence, communication device
violation, careless driving and trafficking controlled substance.