Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Bust In Georgetown

Posted at 5:21 AM, Jul 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-03 05:21:15-04

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A traffic stop in Georgetown lead to a massive drug bust Saturday.

Officers say they responded to Etter Lane on reports of a single vehicle crash, 

When they arrived they noticed the driver, who appeared to be hiding something in the bushes. 

Deputies checked the area and found a backpack containing large amounts of marijuana, crystal meth, and Xanax bars. 

They also found three handguns, one of which was stolen, and about $7,600 in cash. 

Police arrested 20-year-old Stephen Gomez.