Brad Nighbert Arrested

The son of the State’s Transportation Secretary is arrested again.

According to Laurel County deputies, Brad Nighbert was arrested last the night of May 17, 2007, while they were on the scene of crime.

The sheriff’s department said he was acting suspiciously.

Police searched Brad’s car and found $14,000 in cash in a dictionary with a hidden compartment. They also reportedly found a pistol and $18,000 in a fanny pack.

Nighbert faces numerous drug charges and impersonating a police officer.