ESTO – Two have been arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop leads to discovery of narcotics.

Holmes County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Invesitagators stopped a green Ford Expedition on Highway 79 in Esto on September 6 and were given consent to search the vehicle.

The driver was identified as Joseph Babb and the passenger was identified as Karry Crutchfield. A search of the vehicle found a meth pipe containing methamphetamine wrapped in a handkerchief. A marijuana pipe containing marijuana was also located.

Babb and Crutchfield were arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.