|Published: 9:03 AM, 02/13/2013
Author: Michael Thomason
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
Department Patrolman David Wear had a busy Friday night as two
routine traffic stops within an hour lead to drug related arrests.
Wear said it was around 10:19 p.m. when
he saw a red Chevrolet Blazer with out of date tags. He followed the
truck and saw the driver also fail to use a turn signal.
Wear pulled the truck over in the C&R
Market parking lot and identified the driver as Roy McBride, 21,
Short Bark Road, Madisonville. A check on McBride's license showed
it had been suspended.
Wear said he asked if he could search
McBride's vehicle and McBride said yes. While doing this, Wear said
he found a corner cut baggy with a white substance in it, two used
syringes and a spoon with a white powder residue on it.
Wear placed McBride under arrest,
charging him with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug
paraphernalia, driving on a suspended license and several traffic
See full story in the Wednesday, Feb. 13, edition of The Advocate & Democrat.
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