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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Drugs and Guns seized after traffic stop in Henry County

Sheriff Kent Oberkrom reports that on Sunday, May 13, 2018 just after 9:00 p.m. Deputy Lambirth stopped a vehicle on Highway 13 south of Clinton for a lane violation. 

A strong odor of marijuana was coming from within the vehicle. A search of the vehicle revealed several pounds of marijuana, brownies (suspected of containing marijuana), and a substantial quantity of suspected hashish. The three occupants of the vehicle were all arrested and transported to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office.

Keeneth W. Wesley Jr, 23, Las Vegas, Nevada for unlawful delivery of controlled substance by manufacture or distributor (marijuana), unlawful possession of firearm, failed to drive on right half of roadway, operate vehicle without license;

Jermel Q. Flowers, 24, Hagerstown, Maryland for unlawful delivery of controlled substance by manufacture or distributor (marijuana), unlawful possession of firearm;

Taylor S. Mayes, 21, Cypress Texas, for unlawful delivery of controlled substance by manufacture or distributor (marijuana), unlawful possession of firearm, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.

The investigation into this group is on-going.