Monday, November 23, 2009

I15 Traffic Stop Near Inkom Leads to Drug Seizure and Arrest

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2203
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 233-7451

For Immediate Release: 11/23/2009 2:48PM
Contact: Captain Eric Dayley

On November 21, 2009, at approximately 12:43 pm hours, the Idaho State Police stopped Kelly O. Briscoe, a 52 year old Pocatello resident, for a traffic infraction on I-15 near Inkom. A subsequent investigation lead to the arrest of Briscoe for felony drug trafficking. It was discovered that Briscoe was in possession of over 10 pounds of suspected marijuana. Briscoe was also arrested for driving under the influence and possession of drug paraphernalia. Briscoe was incarcerated at the Bannock County Jail.