Audrain County Sheriff’s Department Arrests Man for Drugs After Traffic Stop

A Vandalia man is facing drug related charges after a traffic stop by the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department.

60 year old Robert Lee Kohl was stopped along South Main Street in Vandalia on Saturday after Sheriff’s Deputies observed a traffic violation.

The Sheriff’s Department says a consent to search the vehicle was denied, and Canine Chal was called in for an exterior sniff of the vehicle and alerted on the vehicle.

A probable cause search of the vehicle found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Kohl was arrested and transported to the Audrain County Jail.