Crofton Man Charged With Trafficking Meth In Hopkinsville

A Crofton man was charged with trafficking drugs after a traffic stop in Hopkinsville Wednesday afternoon.

Christian County Sheriff’s Deputies say 56-year-old Billy Johnson was stopped after he failed to use his turn signal and pulled in front of a vehicle almost causing a wreck on East 9th Street.

During the stop, Johnson was reportedly nervous and a deputy’s K-9 alerted on the vehicle.

Deputies say two bags containing meth, a bag of marijuana along with a scale and small plastic bags were found in the vehicle.

Johnson is charged with trafficking meth, possession of marijuana, and failure to or improper signal.