E. Brewton arrests net drugs

Routine traffic stops in East Brewton resulted in the arrest of two suspects on drug related charges.

On March 22, Trevor Lee Jones, 24 of Arkansas, was charged with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia after an officer discovered a homemade pipe in his pants pocket after smelling to odor of marijuana.

Sgt. Paige Howell initiated the traffic stop on Gillis Street for failure to use a turn signal. He reported as he approached the vehicle he smelled the odor of marijuana and asked the driver if there was anything illegal in the vehicle. He said the driver, later identified as Jones, said...