3 facing pot, meth related charges after traffic stop in Steele - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

3 facing pot, meth related charges after traffic stop in Steele

Posted: Updated:
Crawford Benson (Source: Pemiscot County Jail) Crawford Benson (Source: Pemiscot County Jail)
Tricia Crawford (Source: Pemiscot County Jail) Tricia Crawford (Source: Pemiscot County Jail)
Travis Mantz (Source: Pemiscot County Jail) Travis Mantz (Source: Pemiscot County Jail)
  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Marijuana linked to heart problems

    Marijuana linked to heart problems

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:14:31 GMT
    A recent study said there might be a possible link between marijuana and heart problems.
    A recent study said there might be a possible link between marijuana and heart problems.
  • UK relaxing alcohol ban on campus

    UK relaxing alcohol ban on campus

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:48:13 GMT
    The University of Kentucky says it will relax its ban on alcohol to allow legal drinking at some places on the Lexington campus.
    The University of Kentucky says it will relax its ban on alcohol to allow legal drinking at some places on the Lexington campus.
  • Disease attacking bats is on the move

    Disease attacking bats is on the move

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:46:47 GMT
    The disease that has killed more than 6 million cave-dwelling bats in the United States is on the move, and wildlife biologists are worried.
    The disease that has killed more than 6 million cave-dwelling bats in the United States is on the move, and wildlife biologists are worried.
Three people are facing charges after Steele police say they found marijuana and meth baggies in a car after a traffic stop.

According to Steele Police Chief Billy Joe Stanfield, officers found eight purported methamphetamine baggies, digital scales and a baggie of marijuana. Officers say over 8 grams of meth and 18 grams of marijuana was seized. The street value of the drugs is estimated at $1,000.

Tricia Crawford of Shirley, Arkansas was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Crawford Benson, 54, of Shirley, Ark. was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. And, Travis Mantz, 42, of Holbomb was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Bond was set at $100,000 each for Crawford and Benson. Mantz' bond was set at $25,000.

They were booked into the Pemiscot County Jail.

Copyright 2014 KFVS. All rights reserved.


Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.