Jackson County, Alabama
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Scottsboro, Alabama
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Jackson County traffic stop leads to drug seizure and arrest

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In the early morning hours of Sunday February 21, 2016, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Danny Miller conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 35 in Section, AL for and expired tag and a broken taillight. The Driver Shannon Lawrence COLE age 39 of Albertville, AL. had an outstanding arrest warrant out of Jackson County for Failure to Appear in Court and was arrested for the warrant. During an Impound Inventory of the vehicle, Lt. Miller located and seized approximately 14 grams of Methamphetamine “ICE”, approximately 10 grams of Cocaine and Cocaine Base (Crack), Marijuana, Two (2) packages of Synthetic Cannabiniod (SPICE), Four (4) Xanax pills, Seven (7) Hydrocodone pills, Drug Paraphernalia and 1 suspected Counterfeit $100 bill. COLE was charged with the following violations;

Possession with intent to distribute Methamphetamine

Possession with intent to distribute Cocaine

Possession of Controlled Substances-Hydrocodone

Possession of Controlled Substances-Alprazolam

Possession of Marijuana 1st degree

Possession of Synthetic Cannabinoid

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Failure to Pay (Warrant)

COLE remains in the Jackson County Jail on $40,000 bond.