TWO ARRESTED IN EBRO DURING TRAFFIC STOPMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Feb 04 2019 11:04 AM
WASHINGTON COUNTY: An area patrol of Ebro has ended in the arrest of two men on drug-related charges.
Washington County Sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle at the intersection of U.S. 20 and S.R. 79 just before 9 p.m. Monday night. Two occupants of the vehicle were arrested after K9 Kash alerted to the presence of narcotics.
During a search, James Curt Cook, 47, of Defuniak Springs was found clutching a plastic bag of methamphetamine in his hand and taken into custody. The front seat passenger Michael Scott King, 40, of Flowood Mississippi was taken into custody following a search of the vehicle when deputies discovered 3 glass pipes, which tested positive for methamphetamine, in the glove compartment. King is the registered owner of the vehicle.
Both King and Cook were transported to the Washington County Jail for booking. Cook is being charged with possession of methamphetamine and King will face one charge of possession of drug paraphernalia