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Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest on Highway 79

Kelly Ramos Mugshot (Holmes Cointy Sheriff’s Office)

HOLMES COUNTY,  Fl (WDNews) – On July 10, 2024, deputies from the Holmes Sheriff’s Office made a significant arrest following a routine traffic stop on Highway 79. The stop was initiated due to observed traffic violations, but it quickly escalated when K9 Lasso alerted deputies to the presence of illegal narcotics in the vehicle.

A search of the vehicle uncovered marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and methamphetamine in a backpack belonging to passenger Kelly Ramos. As a result, Ramos was immediately arrested on the scene.

Kelly Ramos is now facing charges for possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of marijuana.