HOLMES COUNTY – Holmes County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call for service on September 5, which led to an arrest for marijuana and methamphetamine.

When deputies arrived at the Misty Lane address in the Cerra Gorda area, a male subject was found to be sitting up on the couch, asleep. A glass pipe containing methamphetamine was found next to the subject.

The man was identified as Brad Hightower, who was then awakened and detained.

A further search was conducted and revealed a set of digital scales, cut straws, two clear plastic baggies containing methamphetamine and a bag containing marijuana.

Hightower was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.