Charles Dion McDowell

Charles Dion McDowell is seen in this undated mugshot.

(Meredith) - A Florida man is behind bars after police arrested him on multiple drug charges this week. 

"Congratulations to Charles Dion McDowell," the Escambia County Sheriff's Office wrote in a viral Facebook post Tuesday, announcing the man's arrest. The department said McDowell, 31, was wanted for a slew of drug-related crimes including: 

  • Fleeing/Eluding Police with Lights & Sirens Active
  • Possession of Meth with Intent to Sell/Manufacture/Deliver
  • Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Sell/Manufacture/Deliver Schedule II
  • Possession of Controlled Substance without a Prescription
  • Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Equipment

McDowell is currently being held at the Escambia County jail, which deputies have nicknamed "The Goldstar Hotel." The Facebook post detailing his arrest has since amassed more than 208,000 shares and 217,000 comments.

Charles Dion McDowell

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