Larry Douglas (L) and Eddie Adams face drug-related charges after the Cochise County Sheriff’s Department says methamphetamine, marijuana, heroin and prescription pills were found during a stop of the vehicle they were riding Monday night.

Two Sierra Vista men recently released from prison are back behind bars after sheriff's deputies stopped them for a traffic violation and found illegal drugs in their vehicle.

Deputies made the arrests Monday evening at 7th and Carmelita Street after a drug-sniffing dog detected narcotics. A search of the vehicle, the driver and passenger turned up heroin, methamphetamine, marijuana, and prescription pills, a news release from Cochise County Sheriff's Office said.

The driver, identified as Larry Douglas, 30, was charged with six counts of possession of a dangerous drug, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a narcotic and evidence tampering.

A passenger, identified as Eddie Adams, 34, was charged with possession of a dangerous drug and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Both suspects were recently released from prison, and Adams was on parole, the sheriff's office said. Both were booked into the county jail after their arrests.

An investigation is continuing.