Press Release: Marianna Police Department
Date of Release: 04/25/2013
Subject of Release: Narcotics Arrest
Arrestee: Anthony Scott Burgess W/M 38yoa
Charge: Trafficking Methamphetamine
Attempted Manufacture of Methamphetamine
Unlawful possession of listed chemicals
Possession of drug paraphernalia
On 04/25/2013 Officers with the Marianna Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a white in color Ford Crown Vic for not having any operable brake lights. A check of the driver came back as him having an active warrant for his arrest for Violation of Probation.
The driver was taken into custody and an inventory of the vehicle was conducted. During that inventory several items were located to include items used to manufacture, transport, and ingest methamphetamine along with a bottle of liquid methamphetamine. Burgess was transported to JCCF to await first appearance.