Shirley men arrested on drug charges.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On January 31st, 2016 Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office during a traffic stop arrested 19 year old Jessie Boyd Reynolds of Shirley and 23 year old David Joseph Bernard Jr. of Shirley. During the stop Bernard fled from the vehicle on foot from deputies. Deputies later located Bernard and found him to be in possession of possible methamphetamine. Reynolds was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. Both have been arrested. Reynolds was charged with felony Possession of drug paraphernalia and Defective equipment. Bernard is being charged with felony Possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine and felony fleeing. Bernard was released on 7500.00 bond and Reynolds was released on 3000.00 bond.