Traffic stop in Century nets drug

A Century man pulled over for speeding on Feb. 14 now faces a felony drug charge when law enforcement discovered methamphetamine in a search of the vehicle.

Joseph Edward Campbell, 32, 930 Campbell Road, was spotted by law enforcement driving a maroon Ford F-150 60 m.p.h. in a 35 m.p.h. zone in the area of Campbell Road and Fannie Road, according to an Escambia County Sheriff's Office report.

When the deputy made contact with Campbell, dispatch informed him that Campbell's driver's license had been suspended for failure to pay. The report said the deputy saw a camouflage cosmetic bag lying...