Couple arrested after drug bust at motel

Couple arrested after drug bust at motel

SCOTTSBORO, AL (WAFF) - Two people face charges after a drug bust at a Scottsboro motel early Friday morning.

Authorities said it was the result of a month-long investigation.

Investigators said they found various drugs, paraphernalia, and parts of a meth lab.

Authorities arrested Kenneth Gifford and his girlfriend Stephanie Ledwell.

Both face various drug charges.

Gifford is also charged with probation violation.

During his arrest, Gifford attempted to destroy evidence by flushing a hypodermic needle down the toilet of the motel room.

Gifford and Ledwell were taken to the Jackson County Jail.

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