Reed Arrested in Pinetta for Crystal Meth and Cocaine


News Release (December 4, 2018)

Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 6:40 p.m., Drug Task Force Investigators observed the driver of a blue Ford truck commit a traffic violation near the intersection of Petunia and Persimmon Drive. Investigators attempted to conduct a traffic stop however the driver (later identified as Gary Joseph Reed) slowed but did not stop.

Investigators observed Reed reaching down inside the truck before coming to a stop. Once Reed stopped, investigators instructed him to exit the truck. While taking enforcement action, they noticed a glass smoking pipe in his shirt pocket. During a pat down search, investigators discovered that Reed was in possession of a cigarette pack that contained suspected crystal methamphetamine and cocaine. Reed was placed under arrest without incident and transported to the Madison County Jail.

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Gary Joseph Reed
Pinetta, FL 32350

1. Possession of Controlled Substance – Methamphetamine
2. Possession of Controlled Substance – Cocaine
3. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia