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Sheriff: Morgan County traffic stop leads to arrest, seizure of cash, drugs, more

Scott Williamson

The man was arrested on drug charges during a traffic stop on Interstate 65.

Posted: Feb 21, 2020 12:54 PM
Updated: Feb 21, 2020 12:56 PM

A Tennessee man is being held on drug charges in the Morgan County Jail.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop Thursday on Interstate 65 northbound for improper lane usage.

The sheriff’s office says deputies smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle, and a search revealed ️more than $6,000 in cash, plastic bags containing marijuana, LSD, THC wax, THC vape pens, pills, a plastic bag containing meth and drug paraphernalia.

The driver was identified as Scott Williamson. He is charged with unlawful possession of marijuana first-degree and possession of a controlled substance (meth).

Williamson was booked in the Morgan County Jail. His bond is set at $3,800.

The sheriff’s office says more charges are possible.

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