Stone County man charged with possession of controlled substance — meth


A Timbo, Ark., man has been charged in Stone County Circuit Court with possession of a controlled substance, namely crystal methamphetamine. The arresting officer described the suspect as “nervous” during the incident.

The arrest warrant and charge against John E. Skorheim, 59, came from a traffic stop early Wednesday evening, Oct. 23, by Lt. Dammon McGilton of the Stone County Sheriff’s Office.

Meth was found in a cup holder of the vehicle Skorheim was driving, inside a cigar package, according to authorities.

A bail on Skorheim of $5,000 has been set.

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