Flomaton man arrested for meth

Turk jailed after leaving 19.1 grams of meth following traffic stop

A Flomaton man was jailed on $50,000 bond after being arrested for unlawful possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute.

Caleb Eli Turk, 29, 500 Old Highway 31, was arrested last week on charges that resulted from an incident that occurred on Feb. 9, 2022.

Atmore Police Chief Chuck Brooks said officers initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of Highway 31 and Swift Mill Road on a vehicle with an expired tag. Turk was a passenger in the vehicle.

Turk apparently had plastic bags in his back left pants pocket.

Brooks said once the vehicle left the scene officers found two baggi...