Courtesy SAPD

A 29-year-old San Angelo man is facing drug charges after a Police Service Dog located methamphetamine under his seat during a traffic stop in north San Angelo this weekend.

Jamie S. Watson was charged with Felony 1 Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1 after police located approximately 28.35 grams of suspected methamphetamine concealed in a pouch underneath his seat Sunday evening. Police Service Dog Vader, who conducted a “sniff” of the vehicle, alerted police to the substance that later field-tested positive for the presence of methamphetamine.

Watson was the front passenger of the vehicle Police stopped for a traffic violation. The driver, a 30-year-old San Angelo man, was not charged and was released.

At 8:01 pm on Saturday October 24, 2015, San Angelo Police responded to the 2000 block of N Chadbourne Street for a traffic crash involving a 2008 black Dodge Ram and two pedestrians. Officers arrived on scene and began to investigate the crash. The driver of the pickup was identified as 32 year old Terrance Harris. The pedestrians were identified as 84 year old Billy Blair and 83 year old Eula Blair.

Officer Josh Loudermilk with the Traffic Unit was called to investigate the crash. It was learned Billy and Eula Blair were crossing Chadbourne Street to get to their vehicle after eating at Western Sky. Harris was driving south on Chadbourne Street and attempted to stop when he saw Billy and Eula Blair in the roadway. Harris was unable to stop and collided with Billy and Eula Blair.

Billy and Eula Blair were transported to Shannon Hospital with incapacitating injuries. Eula Blair was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. Billy Blair was airlifted to Parkland Hospital in Dallas for treatment for his injuries. After arriving at Parkland Hospital, Billy Blair succumbed to his injuries at 5:22 am on October 25, 2015. Eula Blair is still in ICU. There are no updates on her condition at this time.