Resident charged with DUI, selling drugs

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A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with selling drugs after he allegedly drove while intoxicated.

William B. Ford, 35, of 630 Lebanon Ave., was arrested Friday, Aug. 23, at 6:55 a.m.

According to Ford's arrest citation, Campbellsville Police Officer Nelson Bishop found Ford passed out in his vehicle in a parking lot.

Court records state that Ford's vehicle was in drive and Ford was sitting in the driver's seat with his foot on the brake.

Ford allegedly had slurred speech, glassy eyes and poor balance. Records state that he failed several field sobriety tests and told Bishop he had used cocaine that morning and was coming down from his high.

Records state that Nelson found a pill bottle in Ford's pocket that contained suspected crack cocaine, 21 hydrocodone pills, 77 methadone pills and 10 hydromorphone pills.

Ford was charged with second-degree and two counts of first-degree selling a controlled substance, two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug supplies and DUI with aggravating circumstances.

Bond was set at 10 percent of $10,000. Ford is scheduled to be arraigned in Taylor District Court on Monday, Sept. 9.