HENDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Two people were arrested on drug charges during a hotel raid in Henderson County Monday.
According to Sheriff Botie Hillhouse, Phillip Stewart, 39, of Chandler was arrested at the Lake Palestine Motor Inn in Coffee City after investigators found a substantial amount of methamphetamine on him.
Hillhouse said the probable cause search warrant also netted several hypodermic needles that contained meth.
Stewart was charged with felony manufacturing or delivery of a controlled substance.
Hillhouse said that during the arrest investigators learned that Stewart was due in court Tuesday, to begin a six-year sentence for previous drug dealing and illegal possession of a firearm.
Christi Session, 32, of Chandler was also arrested at the hotel and charged with possession of methamphetamine.