Gilchrist County Sheriffs Office-Busted


On 06/13/2020, Deputy Dyle was patrolling in the Fanning Springs area when he observed a Maroon Lincoln SUV being driven without a license plate. Deputy Dyle conducted a traffic stop on this vehicle. After making contact with the occupants of the vehicle, Deputy Dyle learned the driver Luis Omar Lopez did not have a driver’s license and Lopez has a pending court date due to previous citations of driving without driver’s license. Lopez was arrested for Driving While License Suspended/Revoked second offense and No Motor Vehicle Registration.
Upon searching the vehicle, Deputy Ericson obtained consent to search the passenger Jonathan Hall’s backpack. Deputy Ericson found two clear plastic bags containing Methamphetamines. Jonathan Hall was also arrested and charged with Possession of Methamphetamines.