Two arrested on drug charges in separate incidents

OPELIKA, AL (WXTX) – Two people are facing drug charges in Lee County after separate incidents earlier this week.

Jimmy Lane from Smiths Station led police on a brief chase after a deputy tried to pull him over.

He fled the car and was caught a short time later.

Lane has been charged with possession of methamphetamine along with several traffic citations.

Second, Shelia Johnson was arrested after authorities from Lee County, Auburn and Opelika executed a stolen property and drug search warrant.

They found items used to make meth, and Johnson is now facing several charges including trafficking.

She is currently being held on $55,000 bond.

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