Kilgore Police Department:
KILGORE (KYTX) - A traffic stop in Kilgore results in two arrested for drugs and stolen property charges.
On Wednesday, Kilgore Police Officer Josh Sims and Sgt Terry Linder conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle due to a traffic offense. During the stop police located 2.5 grams of methamphetamine, a digital scale and numerous small plastic baggies.
Police also discovered a forged check, stolen checkbook, stolen debit card and stolen jewelry. The two occupants of the vehicle were both arrested.
Bobby Lee Hampton, 38-year-old of Hallsville, was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Credit Card Abuse, Theft, Tampering with Physical Evidence, Fail to Identity and Stealing/Receiving Stolen Checks.
Dale Schelling, 26-year-old of Longview, was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Forgery, Credit Card Abuse and Stealing/Receiving Stolen Checks.
Both were booked into the Kilgore City Jail.