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Owensboro traffic stop leads to meth arrest

Marcus Aleaga. (Source: Daviess County Detention Center) Marcus Aleaga. (Source: Daviess County Detention Center)
OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) -

Some streets in Owensboro were shut down on Saturday afternoon after police say traffic stop led to a meth arrest.

Owensboro police say just before 2:00 p.m., they made a traffic stop and found items used to make meth in the vehicle.

Police shut down parts of East 15th Street and Hall Street because officers say a small tank of anhydrous ammonia was found. Fire crews were called in for safety.  

Police say 32-year-old Marcus Aleaga was arrested on various charges.

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