U.S. 81/287 SOUTH AT FARM ROAD 2264 – A vehicle was stopped for driving on an improved shoulder. While speaking with the driver, the deputy observed multiple signs of recent methamphetamine usage. When deputy requested consent to search the vehicle, the driver would not give a definite “yes” or “no” answer. A K9 responded and positively alerted on the vehicle. A probable cause search resulted in the discovery of 0.2 grams of crystal methamphetamine along with a smoking pipe. The driver was arrested.
100 BLOCK OF COUNTY ROAD 4847 – Deputy received a call from a citizen who wanted to provide information about a stolen lawn mower at a known location. Deputy went to the location to attempt to locate the stolen mower and observed through a window several people using methamphetamine. They were brought outside, and one signed a consent form to search the home and retrieve the methamphetamine. Deputies seized 9.6 grams of methamphetamine. A woman at the location was arrested for three Wise County warrants.
200 BLOCK OF COUNTY ROAD 4857 – A traffic stop was made for obstructed rear license plate. A field interview with the driver led to his own admission of contraband within the vehicle. A search of the vehicle resulted in the discovery of a zip bag with methamphetamine residue, two straws for using methamphetamine and a glass smoking pipe for smoking methamphetamine. The items were seized and the driver was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.