Madison County, Florida - October 17, 2011 -
Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Friday the 14th day of October 2011 at 3:00 AM investigators of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force stopped a 2011 Jeep on Interstate 10 for a traffic infraction. Investigators detected the odor of marijuana and canine ARKO was deployed and further alerted on the vehicle.
A search of the vehicle discovered 20 pounds of marijuana concealed in a black duffle bag and also a 38 caliber Smith and Wesson hand gun.
The investigation further revealed that on November 9, 2009 the Madison County Drug Task Force previously seized $26,420.00 from the same subject during a separate traffic stop.
The sole occupant and driver of the vehicle was Vaughn Raoul, B/M, DOB: 08/21/1986 of Tallahassee Florida. Vaughn was arrested and charged with possession marijuana with intent to sell and possession of firearm during commission of a felony.