LAGRANGE, Ind. (WANE) – Police in LaGrange found marijuana on a driver during a traffic stop late Wednesday night, according to the LaGrange Police Department.
Officers stopped a vehicle at 10:42 p.m. for a moving violation just east of LaGrange, according to a department statement.
Police said officers detected an odor of raw marijuana coming from within the vehicle. During a search, police found approximately 1 pound (476 grams) of marijuana in a backpack. They also found drug paraphernalia, according to police.
The driver, Bishop Odom of New York, was arrested on initial charges of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.