Jay man jailed for drugs

A Jay man stopped for running a stop sign April 19 has been arrested and charged with possession of marijuana after a vehicle search when a drug canine made a positive alert on his vehicle.

Michael George Rasmussen, 41, 2880 Cobbtown Road, was the driver of a truck that sat for several minutes at an intersection in Milton, observed by nearby deputies, according to a Santa Rosa Sheriff's Office report.

The deputies decided to check on the driver and observed the truck disobey a stop sign at another intersection and initiated a traffic stop, the report said.

As a deputy wrote a citation to Rasmu...

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