Dylan Blake Carnes was arrested Saturday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. He was arraigned the same day in Coryell County by Justice of the Peace John Gunn and bail was set at $15,000.
The report stated officers were dispatched to the Luxury Inn regarding a vehicle matching the description of a suspect with two outstanding warrants out the Copperas Cove Municipal Court.
Officers made a traffic stop in the 2100 block of East U.S. Highway 190.
The affidavit stated the suspect is Dylan Blake Carnes, who officers said switched seats with another passenger.
When instructed to exit the vehicle, the suspect attempted to hide a clear bag with a white substance inside.
The report stated five additional bags were discovered in the suspect’s vehicle and a straw used to snort meth was found in his possession. He told officers where additional empty bags were hidden, according to the report.
In an unrelated case, Shaun Christopher Thompson was arrested March 14 on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. Thompson was arraigned on Saturday by Guinn.
According to the report, Thompson was arrested on a charge of failing to maintain financial responsibility, and upon a consented search of the vehicle, small bags of methamphetamine and a small spoons were found in the vehicle. Bail was set at $8,000.
Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro | Herald