SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A man who was allegedly found unresponsive in a stopped vehicle in Shelby County was indicted on drug charges.
Jeffrey Haley, 36, of Center, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance by a Shelby County Grand Jury, according to judicial records.
Haley was arrested on May 18 after he was found unresponsive in a stopped vehicle near the intersection of FM 2975 and FM 417. According to the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, a deputy was dispatched to the area to check out a report of an unresponsive driver. Upon finding the man, he spent several minutes trying to wake the man up.
According to the SCSO, after Haley woke up and put the car in park, the deputy noticed that Haley had slurred speech and told him to get out of the vehicle. When Haley got out, the deputy noticed a clear, plastic bag containing a substance believed to be marijuana.
The sheriff's office reported the deputy then conducted a probable cause search of the vehicle and found Xanax pill, baggies of a substance believed to be methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia.