Traffic stop leads to chase, 2 arrests - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Traffic stop leads to chase, 2 arrests

Dustin Roberts (Source: DeKalb Co. Sheriff) Dustin Roberts (Source: DeKalb Co. Sheriff)
Daniel Anderson Jr. (Source: DeKalb Co. Sheriff) Daniel Anderson Jr. (Source: DeKalb Co. Sheriff)
DEKALB COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Two people are in jail on drug charges after a routine stop turned into a pursuit.

A DeKalb County deputy said he attempted to stop a suspicious vehicle in Ider. The driver led the deputy on a pursuit.

The vehicle left the roadway on County Road 802 and wrecked. The driver fled, but the deputy apprehended the passenger, Daniel Anderson Jr.

The deputy reported finding a meth lab in the car and drug paraphernalia.

Anderson was arrested and charged with manufacture of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The driver was identified as Dustin Roberts of Higdon. He was located at a residence on County Road 155 and arrested. Roberts was charged with manufacture of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, reckless endangerment, eluding police and various traffic offenses.

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