Couple Arrested for Drugs in Suspicious Vehicle
Authorities have arrested a man and woman in Fayette County, after getting a report of a suspicious vehicle, with a man slouched over in the driver’s seat.
The incident was reported to the Fayette County Sheriff at about 7:30am Thursday (Aug. 10). Deputies were able to locate the vehicle in the 400 block of South Pine Street in Wadena.
29-year-old Michael Walters of Manchester, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
A passenger, 28-year-old Mellissa Poage of Cresco, was taken into custody for Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Walters and Poage were taken to the Fayette County jail, where they were held until their initial court appearance.