|Published: 10:47 PM, 09/06/2013
||Last updated: 10:47 PM, 09/06/2013
Author: Duay O'Neil
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-A Newport man
faces multiple charges after Newport Police Department officers noticed his
vehicle did not have a working rear brake light.
Gorrell reported officers charged Josh Shehee, 29, 695 Rock Hill Rd., after
stopping his vehicle on Mulberry Street.
Officers discovered a
pill bottle with two morphine tablets, a plastic container with a spoon,
needles, and a tie-off typically used for shooting drugs. Upon checking,
officers also found that Detective James Holt had issued an active warrant
charging Shehee with theft under $500.
In connection with the
traffic stop, Shehee also faces charges of violation of the light law, driving
on a revoked license (4th or more offense), possession of Schedule II drugs,
and possession of drug paraphernalia.
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