(11/21) Drug Bust In Fairfield
During a routine traffic stop on Pleasant Plain Road last night, the Fairfield Police Department seized nearly 100 pounds of marijuana and over 5 grams of methamphetamine. Police arrested Joel Bernards, 34 and his wife Emily Bernards, 25 with current address in California. Both have been charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver more than 5 grams of methamphetamine within 1000 feet of a park, Conspiracy to Deliver more than 5 grams of methamphetamine within 1000 feet of a park, Possession with intent to deliver less than 50 kilograms of marijuana, Conspiracy to Deliver less than 50 kilograms of marijuana, No Drug Tax Stamp, and possession of Drug paraphernalia. Both are held in the Jefferson County Law Center, No bond has been set. The investigation still-on going and may lead to additional arrest and charges being filed.