Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Louisville Traffic Stop Results in Multiple Charges

On Tuesday August 13th, 2019 at approximately 532 PM, a Louisville Police Officer made a routine traffic stop at the intersection of Mill Street and North Martin Luther King Drive for failure to stop at stop sign. As a result of the stop, Officers seized a small amount of alleged marijuana and ecstasy.

The vehicle was then impounded and the driver transported to the Winston County Correctional Facility. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Latoya Porter. She was charged with failure to stop for traffic control device, suspended drivers license, no proof of liability insurance, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle, and possession of scheduled 1 narcotics. She appeared in Louisville Municipal Court before Judge David Wilson where her bond was set $7,500. 

The Louisville Police Department urges anyone with information on a crime or illegal activity to please contact them at 662-773-3511. All information will be kept confidential and anonymous.