Stop Sign Violation Leads To Drug Arrest

November 1, 2016

A Flomaton man is facing a felony drug charge after allegedly running a stop sign in Century.

According to an arrest report, 28-year old Travis Lee Salter was observed by an Escambia County deputy as he ran as top sign a the intersection of Old Flomaton Road and East Highway 4.  During a traffic stop, deputies discovered that his driver’s license was suspended in 2013.

Inside Salter’s pockets, deputies reported finding a syringe and needle , a metal pipe with burnt marijuana residue and bags of a substance that tested positive for methamphetamine.

Salter was charged with felony methamphetamine possession, possession of drug paraphernalia and knowingly driving with a revoked license. He was also cited for running a stop sign.  Salter remained in the Escambia County Jail with bond set at $10,500.

According to court records, Salter was released from the Escambia County Jail on September 1 after serving a 90 sentenced on a previous drug charge.

Comments

7 Responses to “Stop Sign Violation Leads To Drug Arrest”

  1. Ruthanne glass on November 4th, 2016 2:30 pm

    Wow,over and over again,well when he gets out of there, they got a bed for him here too! Lol!

  2. Cindy on November 2nd, 2016 8:26 pm

    That’s right Jeeperman. He made his bed gotta lay in it now.

  3. jeeperman on November 2nd, 2016 11:34 am

    give me a break, nobody is forcing him to do drugs.

  4. Anita DeLuca on November 1st, 2016 10:38 pm

    Angela I will keep Travis and his family in my prayers. I’m sorry you are going through this but as you said all you can do now is turn it over to God. God is the only one that can change Travis and all the prayers and support from friends and loved ones. God bless your family.

  5. Angela Salter on November 1st, 2016 6:49 pm

    I love Travis with all my Heart &soul,s but every time he gets in trouble he gets 90 days here, 6mo there, and its obviously not making a big enough impression on him. I feel that if someone dosent do something really drastic now, He will end up dead or hurting someone else. I can’t help him. His father and I have tried everything !!!.All I can do is pray, and turn him over to GOD.. We ask to join us in prayer for our son..Thank You..

  6. Joan G . Byrd on November 1st, 2016 4:16 pm

    This makes me so sad and disappointed that Travis continues to let drugs ruin his life . Many prayers have been said for him ….and we need them now .

  7. Bob C. on November 1st, 2016 3:53 pm

    D R U G S Ruin Lives…





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