BROOKSVILLE - The Hernando County sheriff's deputy knew from past encounters that Kennedy James Krell, 35, habitually had his license revoked when he saw him driving a stolen ATV on Friday with a child passenger up front wearing no helmet.
The deputy pulled Krell, of Brooksville, over in the area of Audubon Drive and Hilton Drive, and immediately took him into custody, an arrest report shows.
The deputy patted Krell down and found a glass pipe with methamphetamine residue, a white pill bottle with 21.5 prescription pills, and $722 in cash, according to the report.
"It contained two and a half Alprazolam 2mg pills, six Hydromorphone Hydrochloride pills, nine Paroxetine Hydrochloride 20mg pills, two Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 25mg pills, and two Atenolol 50mg pills," the wrote shows.
Deputies searched the stolen ATV and found a Crown Royal bag in a compartment behind the taillight with 14 grams of methamphetamine, several small baggies, and a digital scale.
Krell was arrested on charges of grand theft of a motor vehicle, trafficking in 14 grams or more of methamphetamine, child abuse without great harm, driving with a suspended license, two counts of possession of a legend drug without a prescription, two counts of possession of drug equipment, and two counts of possession of a controlled substance without a prescription.
Krell is being held at the Hernando County Jail without bond.