Traffic stop leads to drug arrest


Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Sunday, Feb. 15, a deputy with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office stopped a white four-door Cadillac at the intersection of SW Brooklyn Street and SW Ganzy Avenue after observing the vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and operating in an erratic manner.

The driver was identified as Carney Delmario McCray, 34, of Madison. Deputies immediately detected a strong odor of an intoxicating beverage coming from McCray’s breath as he spoke. Deputies took enforcement action and then began a D.U.I. investigation. McCray performed a series of Standardized Field Sobriety Exercises but was unable to complete the exercises successfully. Deputies placed McCray under arrest for driving under the influence. During a search of McCray, deputies found McCray to be in possession of cocaine, methamphetamine and marijuana.

McCray was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, possession of cocaine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and introduce contraband into detention facility.

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