John Michael Montgomery Arrested on Multiple Charges

John Michael Montgomery has been released from the Fayette County Detention Center in Lexington, Ky., after being arrested early Thursday morning (Feb. 16) on alcohol, drug and weapons charges. Montgomery was arrested around 2:20 a.m. after police in Lexington saw his vehicle swerving near a local intersection. According to WKYT-TV, Montgomery was booked for D.U.I, possession of a controlled substance, carrying a concealed weapon, disregarding a traffic control device and improper turning. The Lexington Herald-Leader newspaper reports that Montgomery was in possession of Endocet, a drug that contains the powerful painkiller Oxycodone. Montgomery resides in Nicholasville, Ky., a community located south of Lexington.