Berea Traffic Stop Leads to Methamphetamine Arrest


Berea Police recently made an arrest of a Richmond man for methamphetamine charges.

The citation begins stating that the vehicle with passenger by Charles S. Sparks was seen leaving a “known drug area” of Morgan Street, according to police. When police pulled that car over at the Glades Road McDonalds, they were given consent to the search the car.

Sparks was allegedly seen attempting to hide a case, which once searched turned up multiple rolled up baggies, suspected marijuana and methamphetamine, and paraphernalia. The driver denied ownership of these items and was released.

Sparks was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine, as well as on a previous warrant.