NEWS RELEASE

 

HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Henry Reyes
Police Chief
(256) 427-7001
Sgt. Mark Roberts
Public Information Officer
(256) 427-7197

 

 

Drug Agents Make Arrest

Huntsville, Alabama (February 19 2010) On Wednesday, February 17, 2010, Drug Interdiction Agents with the Madison-Morgan STAC Team stopped a 2005 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup truck which was southbound on Highway 53 enroute to Huntsville.  The drug detection K-9 alerted the Agent to the presence of drugs in the vehicle.  The Agents searched the vehicle and located more that a pound of hydroponic marijuana which is valued at approximately $8000.00 on the street.  It was determined that the marijuana was being transported into Huntsville from Nashville, Tennessee.  The driver was arrested for Possession of Marijuana 1st Degree.

The driver of the vehicle was Christopher Peyton Williams, 38, of Huntsville, Alabama.
 

Williams