BONIFAY —Holmes County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested two Chipley men on charges of meth possession and trafficking following a routine traffic stop on April 16, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.
Arrested were 19-year-old Charles Howard Vincent of Chipley and his passenger, 19-year-old Bringham Ray Baxley of Chipley. Both men were arrested in connection with charges of possession of controlled substance (methamphetamine), trafficking in methamphetamine, manufacture of paraphernalia and possession of marijuana less than 20 grams, according to the release.
In the early morning hours of April 16, a Holmes County Deputy conducted a traffic stop for an equipment violation in the Pittman community.
During the stop, Vincent and Baxley exhibited suspicious behavior, according to the release.
During a search of the vehicle, deputies say they discovered finished methamphetamine, a bottle containing a large amount of meth oil and drug paraphernalia.
Both men remain in the Holmes County Jail on a $27,000 bond each.