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Knox County man facing several charges

A Knox County man is behind bars, facing several charges.

Police say 31 year old James Melton of Gray tried to get away on a motorcycle after a Corbin police officer tried to pull him over.

Officials say Melton tried to throw drugs away on the side of the road before wrecking his motorcycle in a ditch.

He is charged with fleeing or evading police along with numerous drug charges.


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