Traffic stop lands two in jail
June 4, 2020
COLFAX – Two men were booked into the Whitman County Jail for possession of methamphetamine May 27 after a traffic stop.
According to the arrest report, Whitman County Sheriff’s Deputy Cory Alcantar pulled over a 2003 Mitsubishi Lancer at about 9:30 p.m. May 26. The driver, identified as Jason Wright, 40, Spokane Valley, had a suspended license and was arrested. As he exited the vehicle, Dep. Alcantar saw drug paraphernalia; Wright admitted to having a meth pipe in the center console.
The passengers were allowed to leave before a voluntary search of the vehicle which yielded more para...