Kilgore PD arrests 2 for drugs, stolen property after routine traffic stop
POSTED: Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 5:52pm
UPDATED: Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 5:52pm
Kilgore, Texas (KETK) — Kilgore Police Officers arrested two men after a finding drugs and stolen property during a routine traffic stop on Wednesday.
Bobby Lee Hampton, 38, of Hallsville and Dale Schelling, 26, of Longview, were stopped for a routine traffic offense and during the stop, police located 2.5 grams of methamphetamine, a digital scale and numerous small plastic bags,
Police also discovered a forged check, stolen checkbook and debit card, as well as stolen jewelry.
Hampton was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Credit Card Abuse, Theft, Tampering with Physical Evidence, Fail to Identity and Stealing/Receiving Stolen Checks.
Schelling was arrested for Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Forgery, Credit Card Abuse and Stealing/Receiving Stolen Checks.
Both men were booked into the Kilgore City Jail.