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Grannis Man Discovered With Gun and Meth in Vehicle

(GRANNIS)  A Polk County man was arrested in Sevier County after a traffic stop resulted in a search that discovered Methamphetamines and other drug paraphanalia and a .45 Ruger pistol on July 5th, according to a published report.

Yancy Guidry, 50, from Grannis was charged with drug paraphernalia, possession of firearms by certain persons, possession of methamphetamine or cocaine with purpose to deliver, and simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms.

Sevier County Sheriff’s Deputy Justin Gentry was dispatched to Highway 71 in regard to a reckless driver in a silver minivan. The deputy made contact with the minivan near the Dierks Junction, where he observed the car repeatedly crossing the yellow line.

Guidry gave the deputy consent to search the vehicle, which led to the discovery of the drugs and pistol.

Guidry was transported to the Sevier County Jail and charged with a bond amount to be determined in a preliminary hearing.

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