On September 22nd, 2011 members from the DeFuniak Springs Police performed a traffic stop that turned into a drug related arrest.
Shannon R. Johnson JR. was a passenger of a 1997 Honda two door car driven by Nicholas Johnson. Shannon was arrested by DeFuniak Springs Police during the stop after being found in possession of chemicals that are used to manufacture methamphetamine.
Further investigation revealed that Shannon was currently on Felony Probation in Walton County for Burglary.
Johnson was transported to the Walton County Department of Corrections to face the charges of Possession of Listed Chemicals to Manufacture Methamphetamine.
Lieutenant Tilman Mears
Special Operations Division Commander