Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

Alexandria Walker and Robert Harvis were arrested after a traffic stop. (WJHG/WECP)

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Usually, there are signs warning you not to speed through a construction area, but deputies say two people did that and more.

Washington County Sheriff's Deputies pulled over a vehicle Saturday on Highway 77 near Watford Circle. They say the vehicle was going more than 30 miles an hour over the speed limit.

Deputies say they pulled over the white Toyota Sedan. A K9 was deployed and alerted to drugs in the car. Deputies say a passenger, Alexandria Walker, 28, of Lynn Haven, was arrested for possession of three bags of heroin.

Another passenger, Robert Harvis, 28, of Panama City, had an outstanding warrant out of Bay County and was taken to the Washington County Jail.

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