Student accused of selling drugs

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Warren County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a Warren Central High School student Thursday after a K-9 Kilo alerted on the student’s car in the school parking lot.

Karl Leroy Billings Jr., 18, is charged with trafficking a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, public intoxication and an alcohol-related charge, according to his arrest citation.

A deputy and K-9 Kilo performed a canine search Thursday in the student parking lot at Warren Central High School where Kilo alerted in the driver’s side door of a Ford Mustang.

Billings was brought to the parking lot where a deputy explained that the dog alerted on his vehicle, according to the citation. A deputy said Billings admitted to smoking a blunt before school and having a pipe with marijuana residue.

A deputy said he found a fanny pack inside the car, according to the citation. Inside the fanny pack, the deputy said he found a scale and a plastic airtight container with something green and leafy in it, according to the citation.

A deputy also said he found alcohol in the trunk of the car and other drug paraphernalia in the car.

He was lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail.