Stuttgart man arrested on drug charges.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On August 18th, 2016, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sherriff’s Office arrested 57 year old James Steve Sherman of Stuttgart. While assisting the Clinton City Police, deputies came into contact with Sherman, after he almost hit the Clinton City Police car. Deputies stated they stopped him on State Highway 16 West and obtained permission to search after the driver appeared to be nervous. During the search deputies located several pieces of drug paraphernalia. Sherman is being charges with felony Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and misdemeanor Possession of an Instrument of Crime. Sherman is currently incarcerated at the Van Buren County Detention Center awaiting a first appearance.