(Royal)--A Spencer man is facing charges after a traffic stop Tuesday evening near Royal.
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office says at around 11 p.m., a deputy stopped a vehicle in the 1600 block of 410th St. for a traffic violation. It was determined that the driver, Dalton Garrett of Spencer, was operating a motor vehicle while his license was revoked. Garrett was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail.
While in route to the jail, Garrett admitted he was in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Garrett was charged with driving while license revoked, violation of a restricted license, possession of a controlled substance-marijuana, 1st offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office says O.W.I. charges are pending test results.
Garrett was being held in jail to appear before the magistrate.