Limestone Police Department seize 1.8 grams of meth

4 years ago

LIMESTONE, Maine — Limestone Police seized 1.8 grams of meth from an unidentified motorist on May 18 at approximately 7:30 p.m., according to a release they posted on their social media page.

Officer Damon Howarth found the motorist while patrolling the former Loring Air Force Base. He pulled over a vehicle with a defective tail light and, according to the release, soon discovered that the “male driver was on probation.”

A search of the vehicle revealed that the driver was “in possession of 1.8 grams of methamphetamine, a set of electronic scales, and other drug paraphernalia.”

The motorist, who police did not identify, was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of scheduled drugs and transported to Aroostook County Jail in Houlton.

Limestone Police did not immediately respond to a request for comment.