Crawfordville, Florida - June 13, 2012 -
Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a Crawfordville couple on felony drug charges Wednesday, June 13 after responding to a disturbance call at their home and discovering more than 100 grams of marijuana.
Bryan E. Hopson, 51, and Laura Diane Hopson, 57, were charged with possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana, possession of narcotics equipment and battery in the case.
Deputy Cole Wells and Lt. Jimmy Sessor responded to the disturbance call and while speaking to the couple Bryan Hopson reported that Laura had marijuana in her vehicle.
Three large bags of marijuana were observed in plain view inside the vehicle. Two more bags of marijuana were located inside the home along with drug paraphernalia. The marijuana weighed 102.5 grams. Neither suspect claimed the marijuana but due to both of the suspects being aware of the narcotics they were arrested and transported to the Wakulla County Jail without incident.