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An investigation by Russell Co. Deputy Sheriff Evan Burton resulted in the arrest of two persons Thursday afternoon on multiple drug related charges. 
At approximately 12:45pmCT, Deputy Burton made contact with 32-year-old Casey M. Glover (aka Casey Montgomery) and 30-year-old Clifton Daniel Bault in the parking lot of the Eli Plaza. During the investigation Deputy Burton deployed K-9 Matt, who detected the odor of controlled substances coming from the vehicle Glover and Bault were in. A search of the vehicle led to the discovery of approximately 13 grams of "crystal meth" in Glover's handbag as well as pills and drug paraphernalia items.
Glover was charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (over 2 grams of meth), Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Bault was charged with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree (meth) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 
Both were lodged in the Russell County Detention Center.