According to information provided by the Brazil City Police Department, Ricky Cooksey, 26, Brazil, Billy Jones Jr., 34, and Tammy Jones, 29, both from Greencastle, were taken into custody.
Officials conducted a traffic stop shortly after 1 p.m., Thursday, on a vehicle driven by Cooksey, whose drivers' license is suspended and officials confirm he is currently on parole. Billy and Tammy were passengers in the vehicle.
The license plate was reported stolen through the Terre Haute Police Department.
During a search of the vehicle, officers from BCPD and the Clay County Sheriff's Department located an undisclosed amount of methamphetamine, marijuana and a schedule IV controlled substance along with various drug paraphernalia.
Incarcerated on a $7,000 cash bond (with no 10 percent allowed), Cooksey has been preliminarily charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and maintaining a common nuisance.
Officials confirm the case files have been turned over to the Clay County Prosecutor's Office for further review and the potential for more charges to be filed.
Jail officials confirmed the three suspects would remain incarcerated until formal court proceedings could be arranged per the court calendar.