Lonoke female arrested on drug charges near Choctaw Park.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On August 17th, 2014, Deputy Tim Adams of the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office made contact with 31 year old Jennifer Brightwell of Lonoke a passenger in a vehicle. Adams stopped the vehicle for driving left of center and fictitious tags. Adams reported he made contact with a male subject driving the vehicle who gave him a fictitious name that had warrants. Adams said when he tried to arrest man, the man fled on foot. During a impound of the vehicle, before towing the vehicle, Adams reported finding a small cylinder on the passenger floor board containing illegal drugs. The 20th Judicial District Drug Task Force assisted in the investigation. Brightwell is being charged with felony possession of drugs (methamphetamine) with purpose to deliver and felony possession of drugs ( prescription narcotics ) with purpose to deliver. Brightwell is currently being incarcerated at the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office awaiting a first appearance.