Tag Archives: marijuana

BPS: Man Arrested After Attempting to Eat Evidence

Bainbridge Public Safety arrested a man for possession of marijuana on Thursday, but not before the man attempted to eat the evidence. According to the incident report, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Christopher Prindle was patrolling on Dothan Road in West Bainbridge when he observed a white Chevrolet truck with an expired tag.  Officer Prindle initiated a traffic stop… Read More »

BPS: Anonymous Tip Leads to Drug Arrest

PRESS RELEASE On Friday, June 30th, an anonymous tip came through the City of Bainbridge website to Bainbridge Public Safety regarding drug activity at the Tropics Apartments on Hubert Dollar Drive. The tip stated that Michael Ashley Watson was selling marijuana and cocaine from his apartment. On Friday, June 30 at 2:50pm, CID Investigators Chris Avery, Mark Esquivel,… Read More »

Bainbridge Public Safety Busts Alleged Thief, Drug Dealer

Earlier this week, a Bainbridge man was arrested by Public Safety inside the Gilbert H Gragg Public Library as he attempted make a getaway from law enforcement. Here’s what happened: On Wednesday morning, Bainbridge Public Safety Officers Chip Nix and Timothy Mixon spotted Matthew James Jackson walking on Monroe Street next to the Decatur County – Gilbert H. Gragg… Read More »

BPS: Routine Traffic Stop Leads to Major Drug Bust

PRESS RELEASE Bainbridge Public Safety Officers Jayson Myers and Jason Hayes performed a routine traffic stop at 8:30am on Wednesday morning on Tallahassee Highway in front of Tractor Supply. According to Myers, the driver of the single occupant vehicle was acting agitated during the stop, which led the officers to suspect the driver was hiding something. A search… Read More »

Pataula Drug Task Force Busts Pot Grower in Climax

In a press release Thursday afternoon, Commander Eric Schwalls of the Pataula Drug Task Force announced the arrest of Roy Ivester, age 56, of Climax. From the Press Release: Climax, GA – On Wednesday, August 3, 2016, ASSISTANT SPECIAL AGENT IN CHARGE ERIC SCWHALLS and SPECIAL AGENT BRIAN DONALSON of the Pataula Drug Task Force arrested ROY IVESTER,… Read More »