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2 accused of having meth after traffic stop

Jonathan Ray Lester, Nicolas Alexander Scates

Two men remained in jail pending posting of bonds Monday night after being accused of having methamphetamine during a traffic stop.

According to Floyd County Jail reports:

Nicolas Alexander Scates, 32, of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Jonathan Ray Lester, 30, of 6 Larsen Ridge, Adairsville, were arrested Sunday at 10:52 p.m. at the intersection of Calhoun Highway and Mango Road.

Scates was driving recklessly and when officers pulled him over, they found methamphetamine and drug-related objects in the car. Scates is charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor possession of drug-related objects, driving with a suspended license and reckless driving. His bond was set Monday at $7,900.

Lester is charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor possession of drug-related objects. His bond was set Monday at $5,700.

 

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