Traffic Stop Lands Atleast One in Jail on Drug ChargesMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jan 11 2019 7:40 AM
During the early hours of January 10, 2019, a deputy with the uniformed patrol division observed a white Blazer travelling west on Lafayette Street inside Marianna City Limits. The Blazer did not have a license plate displayed. The deputy conducted a probable cause traffic stop on the vehicle at the intersection of Lafayette Street and Wynn Street.
Upon contact with the occupants, consent was granted for the deputy to conduct a search of the vehicle. During the search, a small container was located on one of the passengers in the vehicle. The container had a small amount of methamphetamine inside.
The passenger, identified as Katie Armstrong, was arrested for the methamphetamine and transported to the Jackson County Correctional Facility to await first appearance.
35 years of age
Possession of Methamphetamine
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia