Jacksonville man, local teacher charged with drug possession after Putnam County traffic stop

Man, local teacher charged for drug possession

PALATKA, Fla. — The Putnam County Sheriff's Office said a Jacksonville man and his wife face charges following a traffic stop in Palatka.

Deputies said during the stop, three guns -- including an AK-47 -- were found in 49-year-old Cleophus McCaskill's car.


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Deputies said they also found pills, meth and marijuana.

McCaskill is being held on $109,000 bond.

PCSO said McCaskill's wife, 53-year-old Pamela McCaskill, is a Duval County Public Schools teacher. She was charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession.

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