A Richmond man faces multiple drug- and gun-related charges after Kentucky State Police stopped him early Wednesday on Interstate 75 in Whitley County.
Dwayne T. Farmer, 30, was pulled over in a 2014 Nissan Altima about 2:10 a.m. near the Williamsburg exit in Whitley County, the state police said in a news release from the London post.
Sgt. Bill Elliotte stopped Farmer after receiving a complaint and seeing him driving recklessly, state police said.
After talking with him, Elliotte suspected that Farmer was under the influence of drugs and searched his car, police said.
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Inside, Elliotte found suspected methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a stolen handgun, police said.
Farmer was booked into the Whitley County jail on charges that include driving under the influence, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, possession of a controlled substance, receiving stolen property, drug trafficking, and resisting arrest.