2 Charged Possession of Meth to Distribute

Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute was the charge served on a man and woman following their early morning arrest by Laurens Police yesterday. 37-year-old Travis Aaron Jarnagin of 1017 North Sloan Street, Clinton was charged with a 2nd Offense of Possession with Intent to Distribute Meth. 38-year-old Kelly Pearson Nix of 206 Woodrow Street, Laurens was charged with a 1st Offense of the same crime.

Their warrants cite an investigation by Officer Van Pelt as indicating that each was in possession of approximately 7 grams of methamphetamine on North Harper Street yesterday, also witnessed by Sgt. Sellers.

Both remained in custody this morning. Cash or surety bonds were set at $50,000 for Travis Aaron Jarnagin and at $25,000 for Kelly Pearson Nix.