Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

A minor traffic violation in northwest Florida lands two men in jail on drug charges.

Walton County officials pulled over a vehicle driven by 21-year-old Daniel Taylor.

While interviewing Taylor and 60-year-old passenger Sam Driffin, deputies noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.

Deputies searched and found approximately 30-pounds of marijuana and more than $2,000 in cash.

Taylor is charged with trafficking marijuana. Griffin is charged with possession.

Both men were taken to the Washington County Jail.