Man and Woman Arrested on Felony Charges Early Saturday Morning

At about 3:00 a.m. on Saturday morning the Stanton County Sheriff’s office stopped a westbound car on Hwy 275 north of Stanton for Speeding and a Window Tint Violation. The driver was found to have a revoked license requiring an interlock, which he did not have. Billy Russell II, 31, of Omaha was booked on the Felony DUS charge along with Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia. A female passenger, Carissa Knapp, 33 of Omaha was found to be in Possession of Methamphetamine and Drug Paraphernalia and she was booked on the felony drug charge and both were jailed pending the posting of bond.