Atmore woman arrested June 26 on a drug possession charge

Published 4:15 pm Thursday, June 27, 2024

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An Atmore woman was arrested June 26 on a drug possession charge, according to officials.


Atmore Police Department Public Information Officer Sgt. Darrell McMann said in a release that Jessica Sawyer, 41, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and was transported to the Escambia County Detention Center in Brewton.

McMann said at approximately 7:10 p.m. on Wednesday, APD narcotics agents assisted a Poarch Police Department officer who was conducting a traffic stop on Jack Springs Road.

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“During the stop, one of the narcotics agents contacted the driver (Sawyer),” he said. “During the agent’s interaction with Sawyer, the agent recovered multiple Adderall pills from Sawyer.”