Man arrested on drug charges, endangerment of small children


Web Editor - Amanda Roberts

 PADUCAH, Ky- - A man has been arrested on drug charges and wanton endangerment of two small children.

Chase Laster, 20 was arrested in McCracken County when deputies spotted marijuana and drug paraphernalia in plain view on an end table. 

Deputies could smell a strong odor of marijuana coming from an apartment, and investigated.

Upon investigation, deputies encountered a woman who shared the same apartment as Laster, but did not know of anything.

The illegal materials were within reach of two small children who also lived in the apartment.