MCPD Busts Fairfield Man On Various Charges

02/05/2019-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 29 year old Kiefer T. Best of Fairfield after he was stopped in the 1300 block of W. 9th Street.  During the traffic stop it was discovered that Best was driving on a revoked driver’s license.  A search incident to arrest resulted in police located narcotics and drug paraphernalia.  Best was arrested and transported to the Wabash County Jail where he was charged with driving while license is revoked, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.  Best was also written a city ordinance ticket for possession of cannabis and drug paraphernalia.  Best was held pending the posting of bond.  MCPD was assisted by Illinois State Police and the Wabash County Sheriff’s Office.