James Wright arrested on Drug Charges by Deputy Travis Turner


On October 17, 2014 at approximately 7:45 P.M. Deputy Travis Turner was patrolling on Hwy. 27 south of Nashville.  Deputy Turner made traffic stop on a Ford Mustang for speeding.  The driver James Wright w/m dob-7/21/1986 of Texarkana, Ar. did not have his driver’s license with him.  Mr. Wright was very nervous while talking with Deputy Turner.  Deputy Turner obtained consent to search and while patting Mr. Wright down he found a bag of marijuana and a bag of methamphetamine on Mr. Wright.  Mr. Wright was arrested and transported to the Howard County Jail and is being charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance: Marijuana and Methamphetamine.  Bond for Mr. Wright has been set at 25,000 dollars.


Sheriff Butch Morris