Search warrant leads to weapon and drug charge; three arrested

An investigation into an altercation leads to a search warrant of a Washington County residence, resulting in three arrests.

Timothy Massaline

Washington County Sheriff’s Telecommunication Center received a 911 call Saturday at approximately 7:30 p.m. The complainant stated during a verbal altercation, 32-year-old Timothy Massaline of Chipley threatened her with a handgun before she fled from the Summer Brook Apartments.

Shortly after the incident, deputies located Massaline at a residence on Orange Hill. During the investigation into the altercation, deputies acquired information that led them to obtain a search warrant for the residence.

As deputies conducted a search they discovered drug paraphernalia throughout the home. In the master bedroom, deputies discovered 150 grams of marijuana and $419 in cash. Also located was a revolver matching the description of the gun used during the altercation.

Timothy Massaline was taken into custody and booked into the Washington County Jail on the charges of possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Ashton Davis

Lola Wilson

Also arrested were the occupants of the home, 29-year-old Ashton Davis of Caryville, and 39-year-old Lola Wilson of Chipley.  Wilson is currently on state probation for a previous charge of introduction of contraband into a detention facility during her employment as a corrections officer.

Davis and Wilson were booked into the Washington County Jail on the felony charge of possession of marijuana more than 20 grams.

If you have any knowledge of crimes being committed, or tips, please contact the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at 850-638-6111. You may also contact them anonymously by calling 850-638-TIPS (8477) or by email at tips@wcso.us.