On Saturday, June 25, 2022, at approximately 11:42 p.m., Blaine County Sheriff’s deputies performed a traffic stop on State Highway 75 south of Ketchum, Idaho.
Upon investigation, the driver, Cody Taylor Bedford, age 23 of Spring Branch, Texas, was arrested for misdemeanor Driving Under the Influence, I.C. 18-8004(1)(A).
During an inventory search of his vehicle incident to his arrest, controlled substances and other items were located in the vehicle. Bedford was additionally charged with felony Possession of a Controlled Substance Cocaine, I.C. 37-2732(C)(1), misdemeanor Possession of a Controlled Substance Marijuana Less than Three Ounces, I.C. 37-2732(C)(3), misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, I.C. 37-2734(1), and misdemeanor Possession of an Open Container of Alcohol, I.C. 23-505.
Bedford is in the custody of the Blaine County Detention Center pending arraignment Monday afternoon in Magistrate Court.
Two vehicle passengers were released at the scene.
Sheriff Steve Harkins
Posted: 12:40 p.m. on June 27, 2022
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