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2 arrested on meth charges in Monroe County


A husband and wife were arrested on drug charges after deputies found them passed out in a vehicle.

The vehicle, a Subaru Outback, was parked outside a store in the Sink's Grove area of Monroe County.

According to Deputy B. McCormick with the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, the wagon was still running and the male driver was slumped over the steering wheel. Dep. McCormick noticed a small container, baggies, and "a crystal-like substance."

Deputies awoke the male driver and female passenger.

Jason Tucker was charged with possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine and two counts of delivery of a controlled substance. He was able to make a $5,000 bond. Tucker's wife, Angela Battaile, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and released.

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