Paducah man faces drug charges after traffic stop

Mike Zetterburg (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Office)

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KBSI) – A Paducah man faces several charges after police say he was found with crystal methamphetamine during a traffic stop.

Mike Zetterburg, 36, of Paducah faces charges of no registration plates, no registration receipt, no insurance, failure to or improper signal, resisting arrest, fleeing/evading police 2nd degree (on foot), possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of controlled substance 1st degree (Methamphetamine).

A deputy with the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on Happy Hollow Drive on Tuesday, March about 3:16 p.m.

Mike Zetterburg, 36, of Paducah was driving a 2017 Kawasaki dirt bike.

Police found a quantity of crystal methamphetamine and items related to drug paraphernalia.

While attempting to place Zetterburg in custody, he ran from deputies, but was arrested a short distance later.

Zetterburg had two outstanding felony warrants for his arrest out of McCracken County for probation violation (felony offense) and failure to appear for a circuit court case.

Zetterburg was arrested and taken to the McCracken County Regional Jail.

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