Lyon County, Kentucky (NewsFirst) — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office and the Western Kentucky Violent Crime Task Force announce the arrest of Christopher A. Odom (46) of Eddyville. These law enforcement agencies began investigating Odom in the fall of 2023 for illegal narcotics trafficking. A Lyon County Grand Jury recently returned indictments against Odom for Trafficking in a Controlled Substance-1st Degree-2nd or Greater Offense (Methamphetamine), Possession of Marijuana, and Drug Paraphernalia.

On April 4, 2024, Sheriff’s units arrested Odom at his home and found him in possession of additional contraband. He was also charged with Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree (Methamphetamine), Possession of Marijuana, and Drug Paraphernalia. Odom was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

The 2023 investigation was led by Task Force Officer Sam Adams. The new investigation is being led by Deputy Josh Travis.