Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Individual Manufacturing Methamphetamine

Wednesday, deputies with the Walton County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Davis Drive in DeFuniak Springs.

The driver, 37 year old Ronnie D Wilson Jr of Glendale, Florida was arrested when deputies located methamphetamine in his vehicle.

The Walton County Sheriff’s Office Vice/Narcotics investigators responded to the scene and learned that Wilson was manufacturing methamphetamine in a camper located at 62 Magnolia Street.

The information obtained gave investigators probable cause and a search warrant was issued.

During a search of the residence, investigators located items used in the “Shake and Bake” method of manufacturing methamphetamines.

Investigators also located methamphetamine, digital scales and paraphernalia used to ingest methamphetamines.

Ronnie Wilson was charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Wilson was booked at the Walton County Jail.