Police in Hazard Arrest Breathitt County Man for Drugs

June 15, 2017

Police in Hazard arrested a Breathitt County man on Monday night. Originally, police stopped him for muffler violation. Investigators say the officer who pulled the man over suspected there might be drugs in the vehicle, and asked if he could search the car. Jason Riley, 23 years old, agreed to the search. Then, officers found six bags of what appeared to be marijuana, hundreds of dollars in cash, a couple of handguns, and a rifle. Riley faces several drug charges.