After witnessing a vehicle run a stop sign, Brazil City Police Department Sgt. Dennis Archer tried to pull over the driver. Brandi Monfort, 29, rural Brazil, kept driving for a short period of time before stopping.
While questioning Monfort, Archer noticed a male passenger acting strange by allegedly trying to hide his face from view with his sweatshirt.
Both were taken into custody and taken to the Clay County Justice Center for booking. Around 1 a.m. Saturday, Lange was booked on preliminary charges of possession of paraphernalia, common nuisance and possession of marijuana, under 30 grams. Lange has a $7,000 no 10 percent cash bond.
During the routine booking process, officers discovered Monfort was also in possession of an undisclosed amount of methamphetamine.
Around 2 a.m. Saturday, Monfort was booked on preliminary charges of dealing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia, common nuisance and possession of marijuana, under 30 grams. Monfort has a $5,000 no 10 percent cash bond.
Awaiting formal charges and arraignment proceedings, jail officials confirm Lange and Monfort are still in jail as of Monday evening.