Two men were arrested Saturday night on charges of trafficking in methamphetamine, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
The men, 35 and 38, are also charged with possession of paraphernalia for the manufacturing or delivery of drugs.
According to an arrest report, one of the men was pulled over just before 7 p.m. Saturday for driving his mother’s car without the lights on.
Police allege he also had a suspended license.
A narcotics K-9 was brought in. Police claim they found methamphetamine, a large number of prescription pills and two guns inside the car.
One of the men also faces charges of carrying a concealed firearm.
Both men were booked into the Duval County Jail.
The state of Florida has taken a tough stance in regards to the growing number of methamphetamine trafficking cases. Prosecutors and law enforcement officials takes these crimes very seriously and will stop at nothing to obtain a conviction.
If you have been arrested and charged with methamphetamine trafficking in Duval County or the surrounding areas, our Florida Drug Trafficking Lawyers at Whittel & Melton can help you. We know your future is at stake, which is why we will develop a comprehensive defense strategy to work towards defeating the charges against you. Call us today at 866-608-5529 or contact us online for a free consultation.