According to Wayne County Sheriff Tim Catron on October 28, 2020 Deputies with the Sheriff’s Office arrested a Wayne County man for drug trafficking while following up on a drug tip.
The Sheriff’s Office along with the Lake Cumberland Drug Task Force Agency received the tip earlier in the day on the suspect and the vehicle he would be driving. At approximately 9:13 pm Deputy Jerry Coffey located the vehicle on Kentucky 90 Bypass. Once approaching the vehicle Deputies obtained consent to search the vehicle and the persons inside. The search of one of the persons resulted in 26.5 grams of crystal methamphetamine being found. Other drug trafficking items were located as well.
Deputy Derek Dennis charged and arrested Bobby Buster of Monticello, Ky. for trafficking in a controlled substance-1st degree (greater than or equal to 2 grams of methamphetamine) and for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Buster was lodged in the Pulaski County Detention Center due to the Wayne County Detention being on lockdown at the time of arrest.
Deputies Coffey and Dennis were also assisted at the scene by Deputies Brent Rose and K-P Unit Dunya.