Russell Springs man arrested on drug, other charges

A Russell Springs man was arrested late last night on drug and other charges, according to jail records.

Benjamin Bault, age 38, was arrested by the Kentucky State Police and charged with possession of a controlled substance, 1st degree, 1st offense (drug unspecified, prescription controlled substance not in proper container, 1st offense, illegal possession of a legend drug, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and numerous traffic related offenses.

Bault was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center around 11 p.m. Wednesday night.