Scotland man arrested on Drug Charges.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On March 24th, 2015 53 year old James Vail of Scotland was arrested in Clinton on Drug charges. Deputies responded to a possible felony disturbance call at Choctaw Park. Deputies after receiving a description of the vehicle made contact with it south of State Highway 330E and US Highway 65 near Choctaw. Deputies received consent to search the vehicle and found illegal drugs in the vehicle. Vail and a female where detained for questioning. The 20th Judicial Drug Crime Task Force assisted in the investigation and charged Vail with felony possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance (marijuana). The female subject was released with no charges at this time and Vail is currently incarcerated with a $20,000.00 bond.