Prosecutor: Please state your name and occupation
McGinty: John McGinty, Knox County Sheriff
Prosecutor: Tell the court about events on January 4th
McGinty: I was patrolling Highway 6 when I observed the defendant driving erratically. I sounded my siren and he accelerated so I gave pursuit.
Prosecutor: You pulled him over. For speeding?
Prosecutor: Please continue
McGinty: I requested his license and registration papers. They checked out so I asked him to step out of the vehicle while I search it
Prosecutor: You find anything?
McGinty: A parcel in the trunk with a timer on it. I thought it was a bomb so I called it in. Turns out it was methamphetamine.
Prosecutor: The drug speed? Why the timer?
McGinty: He said he was coerced by the Mafia to deliver it to a Tyson Gay before time ran out.
Prosecutor: Tyson Gay the US Olympic athlete?