Two women are facing felony drug charges after their arrest by Taylorsville Police.
24 year old Payton Rose Schwantes of Stony Point and 38 year-old Chrystal Gail Stikeleather of Taylorsville were taken into custody on Saturday. Both were charged with two counts of felony trafficking in methamphetamine. Stikeleather is also charged with maintaining a vehicle/dwelling/place for controlled substance, fleeing to elude arrest with a motor vehicle, injury to personal property, and possession of drug paraphernalia.Schwantes is being held in the Alexander County Detention Center with a secured bond of $50,000. Stikeleather is being held under a secured bond of $60,000.
Both have court appearances scheduled for today in Alexander County District Court.
Photos: Taylorsville Police Department