Drug Bust In Henry CountyRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Mar 17 2012 12:01 AM
HENRY COUNTY: At about 6 PM tonight members of the Abbeville - Henry County Drug Task Force made arrests for drug activity.
Investigator Colt Ludlam for conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle. After Ludlam detected the odor of marijuana a search of the vehicle was conducted. In the search Investigator Ludlam found 30 bags of marijuana was found. The marijuana was packaged for sale.
During the investigation the owner of the vehicle and passenger claimed the dope and was arrested by agents of the Abbeville - Henry County Drug Task Force for Possession of Marijuana in the first degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The driver and passenger were released with a warning citation for the driving offense they were pulled over since the other two pesons claimed ownership of the drugs.
The vehicle they were driving was impounded by the Task Force.
During the investigation it was determined the parties were enroute to Dothan to attend a concert at Northview High School.
Assisting Investigator Colt Ludlam on the traffic stop and investigation was Abbeville Police Lt. Noel Valandingham and Officer Jay Calhoun.