Laurel County Sheriff John Root says a man is behind bars after a K-9 alerted them to possible drugs. Deputies pulled over 42-year-old Paul Thurmond on Walton Drive. During the roadside investigation their K-9 Gotcha alerted them. Deputies say they found Thurmond with a black bag containing a glass pipe and a bag with a white crystal substance believed to be meth. He faces several charges. Thurmond was lodged Laurel County Detention Center.