Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Traffic Stop Results in Drug Bust near Ucon

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 10-17-2013 12:45 am

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On Wednesday, October 16, 2013, the Idaho State Police stopped a 2001 Plymouth Neon for a traffic violation eastbound on US 20 at the 315 mile marker near Ucon, ID. The driver of the neon was identified as Billy J Kidd, 61 years of age from St. Anthony, ID. During a search of the vehicle, Troopers discovered over five ounces of marijuana, as well as drug paraphernalia. The marijuana recovered has an estimated street value of $2,000. Kidd was arrested and charged with Felony Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He is currently incarcerated at the Bonneville County Jail.