The Office of State Attorney Glenn Hess announces that on November 27, 2018, Spencer Lamont Trawick, 44, of Marianna, Florida, was found guilty as charged by a Washington County jury of Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine). The State proved that in February of this year, Trawick was in possession of methamphetamine, which he had concealed in the gas flap of his vehicle which was stopped on the side of Corbin Road in Washington County. Trawick has multiple prior convictions for drug offenses and was on probation for a similar charge in Jackson County at the time of his arrest.
The case was prosecuted by Assistant State Attorney John Maceluch. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office conducted the investigation. Following the verdict, acting Circuit Judge Colby Peel sentenced the defendant to 18 months in the Florida Department of Corrections.
For additional information, contact Chief Assistant State Attorney Larry Basford.