Madison Police arrested a Hanover man Wednesday on theft and drug charges following a traffic stop at State Road 7 and Deputy Pike.
Derick Raylee Carder, 34, Hanover, was the driver of a Toyota passenger car that was previously been reported stolen from Jefferson County, Kentucky. Carder was later found to be in possession of methamphetamine during his booking at the Jefferson County Jail resulting in additional charges.
Carder was charged with Theft/Receiving Stolen Property and Possession of Methamphetamine/Trafficking with an Inmate, both Level 6 felonies.
The arrest was made by Madison Police Patrolman Cody Lewis.