Press Release

Whitley County Sheriff Dept.
Around 10 p.m. February 27, 2017, Deputy Jonas Saunders conducted a traffic stop along Nannie Hubbard Road in the Candatown community. Dep. Saunders observed a small plastic bag containing what’s believed to be methamphetamine in the front passenger side floorboard. Nearby was a glass pipe concealed within a sock.
The front passenger, Aaron Dewayne Cox, 32, of Davenport Lane was charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth) and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was lodged in the Whitley County Detention Center. Sergeant James Fox assisted in the investigation