Bedford Man Arrested On Meth Charges

(BEDFORD) – A Bedford man was arrested early this morning after a Bedford Police officer was on patrol in an area for possible drug activity and noticed a vehicle leaving the area.

“After following the vehicle, it was stopped for a traffic violation,” said Chief Terry Moore.

John Fish

The driver, identified as 52-year-old John Fish, gave the officer consent to search his vehicle.

“But during a pat-down, the officer noticed something in Fish’s waistband,” added Chief Moore. “The officer retrieved a glass smoking device and a plastic baggie of a crystal-like substance that tested positive for methamphetamine.”

Fish was arrested on charges of possession of meth, resisting arrests, and possession of drug paraphernalia.