Man charged with second DUI

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By The Staff

A Russell Springs man has been arrested and charged with his second DUI offense.

Jeremy A. Vanfleet, 26, of 299 Wilson St. was arrested at 11:42 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4.

According to Vanfleet's arrest citation, Taylor County Sheriff's Deputy Rodney Cox stopped him for driving from side to side.

After a search of Vanfleet's vehicle, Cox found a bag that contained a white powder that tested positive for cocaine.

The citation states Vanfleet told Cox the bag had hydrocodone in it.

Vanfleet was also charged with first-degree possession of cocaine, having one headlight and possession of open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle.

He pleaded not guilty to the charges in Taylor District Court on Wednesday, Oct. 8 and was appointed a public defender. Vanfleet is next scheduled to appear Monday, Oct. 20.