Tag Archives: drug bust

BPS: Failure to Maintain Lane Leads to Traffic Stop, Drug Bust

A “failure to maintain lane” traffic stop led to the arrest of three Donalsonville men last weekend. On Saturday, September 30, BPS Officer Ronald McMillan observed a Nissan Altima traveling west on Dothan Road “leave the left inside lane of travel and enter the right outside lane of travel”.  As the vehicle turned onto Spring Creek Road, PSO… Read More »

BPS: Broken Windshield Leads to Felony Warrant and Drug Arrest

A broken windshield led to the arrest of a wanted felon from Tennessee over the weekend. According to the Bainbridge Public Safety Incident Report, on Sunday, September 24, BPS Sergeant Toby Miller was patrolling on Tallahassee Highway when he observed a broken windshield on a car with Alabama plates.  Sgt Miller initiated a traffic stop and made contact… Read More »

BPS: Busted Brake Light Leads to Drug Bust

In the early morning hours of Wednesday, September 26, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Jayson Myers conducted a traffic stop on a 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe that had a broken brake light. While speaking with the driver, Steve Register, PSO Myers noticed the odor of alcohol and marijuana.  Officer Myers asked the driver to exit the vehicle and questioned him… Read More »

BPS: End of Summer Crackdown Leads to Drug Arrests

PRESS RELEASE “END OF SUMMER CRACKDOWN” A month-long drug investigation culminated on Thursday, August 31st  when Bainbridge Public Safety Deputy Director Frank Green and CID Officers Larry Funderburke, Chip Nix, Chris Avery, and Mark Esquivel spent the day rounding up Bainbridge drug dealers. Working on tips from the public and information uncovered during investigations, warrants were taken out… Read More »

Vacant House, US Mail and Marijuana – How Are They Connected?

PRESS RELEASE On the afternoon of Thursday, August 17th, Bainbridge Public Safety was made aware of a large-scale marijuana operation located at 1621 Libby Street, and a search warrant was executed.  During a search of the premises, investigators found Rodriquez Deontae Cheatham, age 23, in possession of approximately 8 pounds of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and $5,757 in cash. … Read More »