Bowling Green man arrested on charges related to drug trafficking

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Warren County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man Tuesday on several drug charges.

Early Tuesday morning, Warren County deputies received a drug tip that led them to Christopher Bessinger, 51, of Bowling Green. According to police, Bessinger was found with 11 pounds of marijuana and over $2,500 in cash.

Bessinger was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana (greater than five pounds) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Bessinger was lodged in the Warren County Detention Center.