Sheriff Department makes several drug seizures

Published 2:45 pm Monday, March 4, 2024

Search warrant leads to drug and gun seizures

On Dec. 6, 2023, the Boyle County Sheriff’s Office conducted a drug investigation on a residence on 1st Street in Danville. During the investigation, deputies obtained enough evidence for a search warrant.

During the execution of the search warrant, deputies seized approximately one ounce of methamphetamine, one pound of marijuana, cash, four firearms, and drug paraphernalia items.

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On February 28, this case was held to the Grand Jury. The suspect, William Frank Boswell, was indicted on the following charges:

  • Trafficking in a Controlled Substance-Methamphetamine greater than 2 grams
  • Trafficking in a Controlled Substance with 1,000 feet of a school
  • Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon

Boswell was arrested at his residence and lodged into the Boyle County Detention Center.


Traffic stop leads to seizure of cocaine

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Hustonville Road in Junction City on Feb. 28. The operator, identified as Roman Bistrai, was operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license. Throughout the investigation, deputies were able to locate 20 individual baggies of a white powdery substance suspected to be cocaine.

Roman Bistrai was arrested and lodged into the Boyle County Detention Center. Bistrai was charged with the following:

  • Trafficking in a Controlled Substance – Cocaine.
  • Operating on a Suspended/Revoked Operators License.