A man and woman from Sallisaw were charged Tuesday in Sequoyah County District Court in Sallisaw with trafficking in illegal drugs, a felony, and misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled dangerous substance.
Damon D. Glass, 44, is also charged with maintaining a place for keeping/selling a controlled substance and unlawful use of a police radio.
Glass and Tamara Brianeele Bedwell, 46, were arrested Aug. 21 at a rural home by a team with the Sequoyah County Sheriff’s Office. According to the report filed with the charges, the team found substances which tested positive for methamphetamine, sandwich and plastic bags, a police scanner, schedule 4 drug pills, two smoking devices, spoons with residue, several syringes and rolling papers, marijuana residue and seeds, and a scales.
According to the report, Glass denied the confiscated items were his, and accused the officers of planting the items. He also refused to acknowledge the Miranda warning.
Glass and Bedwell will be arraigned on Aug. 29 according to court records.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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