3/13/2020 - Sheriff Zena Stephens has SUSPENDED VISITATION at the Jefferson County Correctional Facility until further notice. Phone privileges will remain in effect.
Two People Arrested on Narcotics Charges
Last night, 03/20/2020, around 11:20 p.m., The JCSO Narcotics Task Force, while conducting an investigation on a subject who was supplying a large amount of various narcotics to our area, stopped that subject on a speeding violation in the 25000 block of Hwy 73.
The subject, identified as 34 year old Timothy Craig Truax of Beaumont gave Deputies consent to search his vehicle.
Deputies located 1,491.1 grams of Methamphetamine, 188 grams of Xanax, 38.8 grams of THC. The drugs were seized and Truax was arrested.
A female passenger, identified as 18 year old Kassiddi Wright of Nederland was also arrested.
Both Truax and Wright were transported to the Jefferson County Correctional Facility where they were booked in for multiple counts of Possession of Controlled Substance charges.
A great job by all during this lengthy investigation. #OneCountyOneCommunity
3/23/2020 2:22 PM
Crystal Holmes, PIO