Friday, April 29, 2011

Traffic Stop Results in 3 Arrested and $15,000 Siezed

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 04/29/2011 3:35 pm
Contact: Trooper McWilliams

On Thursday April 28th, Trooper Britton McWilliams, of the Idaho State Police, arrested three individuals and seized over $15,000.00 in cash as a result of a routine traffic stop. Arrested were John Thurber, 20 of Finlayson, Minnesota, Daniel Carlson, 19 of Brook Park Minnesota, and Aaron Moran, 30 of Askov, Minnesota. All three were charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, and are being held at the Caribou County Jail. The traffic stop was made on US 30 in Bear Lake County. Trooper McWilliams was assisted by the Bear Lake County Sheriff's Office and the Soda Springs Police Department.