State Police Arrest Two Persons Saturday Afternoon

Two persons were arrested Saturday afternoon in Russell County by troopers with the Kentucky State Police.

Reports are that 29 year old Angel Little of Russell Springs was arrested by Trooper Harper shortly before 7 o’clock Saturday evening and charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, first degree methamphetamine;   Possession of Drug Paraphernalia;  Driving While Under the Influence;  and other motor vehicle violations.

Joseph Hammond, age 23 of Jamestown, was charged with Fleeing or Evading Police; Wanton Endangerment, first degree;  Speeding over 26 mph over the limit;  Criminal Mischief, third degree.   Hammond was arrested by Trooper Cornett around 4 o’clock Saturday afternoon.

Both Little and Hammond were lodged in the Russell County Detention Center.