Broken windshield leads to felony drug arrest
VALDOSTA, Ga. (WALB) - About 3:30 Saturday afternoon, a patrol officer with Valdosta Police Department made a traffic stop in the 1500 block of Baytree Road because of a vehicle having a damaged windshield.
The driver, later identified as Kyle Short, gave a false name to the officer, according to Valdosta police.
Police said Short had a warrant for his arrest in Lowndes County.
The passenger, Ivan Allgary was asked to exit the vehicle, and officers noticed a glass pipe, three syringes, and a digital scale, all of which are commonly used in the sale of narcotics.
Officers found a bottle with 15 pills that were found to be schedule IV narcotics.
Short was arrested and taken to Lowndes County Jail where he was charged with felony possession of a schedule iv substance with intent to distribute, misdemeanor providing a false name and date of birth, and multiple traffic citations.
Allgary was taken to Lowndes County Jail where he was charged with felony possession of a schedule IV substance.
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