By JAMES BELL
NORTON — During a traffic stop in Norton, the Norton Police Department discovered suspected methamphetamine and made an arrest early Tuesday morning.
According to a press release from the department, at around 7:30 a.m., the department conducted the stop in the 100 block of West Main to execute a felony warrant on the driver.
The driver, Robert Brooks, was wanted by the district court on two counts of alleged possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a hallucinogenic drug.
A bond for the new charge was set at $100,000.
“The Norton Police Department wants to remind residents that the pursuit of illegal narcotics and the distribution thereof will not be tolerated,” the department said. “This effort will continue aggressively to ensure the safety and well-being of our community.”