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Man, 2 women facing drug trafficking charges

Traffic stop leads to drug charges for trio, police say

Booking photos of Rebecca Medick, Donald Gillespie and Debora Tompkins
Booking photos of Rebecca Medick, Donald Gillespie and Debora Tompkins

ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla. – Two women and a man are facing drug trafficking charges after a traffic stop led to the discovery of methamphetamine and crack cocaine, the St. Augustine Beach Police Department said.

Rebecca Medick and Donald Gillespie are charged with trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of cocaine with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription. Debora Tompkins, 61, is charged with possession of a controlled substance without a prescription.

Medick, 30, is also charged with driving with a suspended license, and Gillespie, 37, is facing violation of probation charges.

Police said an officer pulled Medick's Chevrolet sedan over just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday after she committed several traffic violations and found that her license was suspended. Gillespie and Tompkins were in the car.

Police said a search of the car turned up 27 grams of methamphetamine and about two grams of crack cocaine.

Medick is being held in the St. Johns County Jail on $23,500 bond. Tompkins' bond was set at $500. And Gillespie is being held without bond.