On April 27, 2013, James Louis Huie, W/M, 52 years of age was arrested by Chipley Police following a traffic stop. Officers conducted a traffic stop of a Chevrolet Silverado following a traffic violation.
During the course of the traffic stop Officers took note of Huie's unusual body language and some discrepancies in his account of events leading up to the traffic stop. Consent was gained and a search was conducted of the vehicle, where drug paraphernalia was located concealed in the vehicle.
Once the search was completed Huie was notified of the discovery. Post Miranda Huie admitted that the paraphernalia was his and stated that he may have some methamphetamine in his wallet. Officers searched Huie's wallet and discovered an amount of methamphetamine in a small plastic bag.
James Huie was placed under arrest and transported to the Washington County Jail where he was booked on the charges of:
- Possession of a Methamphetamine
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Information provided by the Chipley Police Department