RCSO arrests Lincoln Co. man on numerous charges

A Stanford man was arrested Saturday night by the Russell County Sheriff’s Office on a host of charges that included drugs, wanton endangerment, and traffic violations, according to jail records.

Anthony Drury, age 38, was arrested by Deputy Corey Meyer with the RCSO and charges with fleeing or evading police first degree, wanton endangerment first degree police officer, tampering with physical evidence, possession of a controlled substance first degree first offence (heroin), operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a controlled substance first offense, possession of marijuana, failure to wear seatbelts, two counts of being a persistent felony offender, and a contempt of court charge.

Drury was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center just before 9:45 p.m. Saturday.