Russell Springs Man Arrested on Drug and Other Charges

A Russell Springs man was arrested on drug and traffic related charges early this (Wednesday) morning.

According to jail records, 55-year-old Michael Ballou was arrested by Officer Necessary with the Russell Springs Police Department and charged with the following…

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense Methamphetamine
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Drug Paraphernalia – Buy/Possess
  • Public Intoxication-Controlled Substance (Excludes Alcohol)
  • Failure of Owner to Maintain Required Insurance

Ballou was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center just after 5:30 this morning.

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