Southeast man arrested with meth at Ketchikan airport
January 17, 2019
KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP)— A rural southeast Alaska man suspected of carrying methamphetamine was arrested at the Ketchikan airport.
Alaska State Troopers say 50-year-old Stanley Lynch of Hollis was carrying 159 grams of meth when he was arrested at about 5 p.m. Friday.
Hollis is a village on the east side of Prince of Wales Island.
Troopers say the street value in Ketchikan of the seized methamphetamine is about $50,000.
Troopers contacted Lynch with the assistance of a drug dog. Troopers say Lynch tried to discard the drugs when he was contacted.
Lynch is charged with drug misconduct and e...