Bonifay man charge with possession of meth

Staff Report

HOLMES COUNTY -  A Bonifay man has been charged with possession of methamphetamine following a traffic stop on Peak Road in Westville, Wednesday, October 7. 

A deputy with the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office conducted the stop around 3 p.m., making contact with the driver, 48-year-old Thomas G. Land.

Thomas Land

Land, who had active warrants out of Holmes County, advised the deputy he did not have a valid license and that he had a bag in the vehicle which contained methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

The deputy located the bag, which held a spoon and a small amount of methamphetamine.

Land was arrested and is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and traffic violations, including driving while license suspended (3rd or subsequent offense).