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Marlin police finds drugs, cash during traffic stop

Marlin police finds drugs, cash during traffic stop
Posted at 9:12 PM, Nov 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-26 15:19:21-05

The Marlin Police Department said that they found drugs and cash in a vehicle during a traffic stop. 

Officers said they stopped a vehicle for speeding and smelled a strong odor of marijuana from the vehicle.

Officers found more than 1 pound of marijuana, Xanax, and hydrocodone.  Officers also located a loaded handgun, ammunition,  four cell phones and more than $2,300 dollars in cash.

Police arrested the unidentified driver. He was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of marijuana and two counts of possession of a controlled substance.

The driver remains in the Falls County Jail.

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