A Charleston couple is facing drug charges after a narcotics investigation that concluded with a traffic stop by a deputy with the Mississippi County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Cory Hutcheson says the arrests stemmed from a traffic stop on a vehicle with defective equipment. When approaching the vehicle Sargent Ryan Hill noticed the scent of marijuana and recognized the occupants as 28 year old Rodney Johnson and 29 year old Beth Passley Johnson. They were arrested and taken to the Mississippi County Detention Center with a bond set at $25,000 Cash Only. They were charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.