ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office Gun Crimes Unit and Warrants Unit said they arrested a man for an active warrant of “fleeing/eluding law enforcement,” and found Methamphetamine, a handgun and other narcotics Friday, according to a Facebook post from the ECSO.

Mako Pert, 35, is a five-time convicted felon and was charged with the following:

  • possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
  • trafficking in Methamphetamine
  • possession of a controlled substance (marijuana)
  • possession of drug paraphernalia

During the arrest, officers and deputies found the following:

  • 21 grams of Methamphetamine
  • a handgun with a holster
  • marijuana
  • digital scale
  • cash
21 grams of Methamphetamine, a handgun with a holster, marijuana, a digital scale and cash were found on Mako Pert.

Pert is currently being held in the Escambia County Jail with a $147,000 bond.

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