Tishomingo County Sheriff John Daugherty identified the suspect as Bobby Lee Russell of Corinth. He is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), posession of a controlled substance (marijuana), domestic violence (outstanding warrant) and driving on a suspended license.
According to the sheriff, deputies conducted a traffic stop on U.S. 72 on Feb. 14. The driver of the vehicle had an outstanding warrant for domestic violence. While the driver was being placed under arrest for the warrant, some alleged methamphetamine was found in the vehicle that was being driven by the suspect, and some alleged marijuana also was found.
The driver was then transported to the Tishomingo County Jail, where charges were filed.