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Traffic Stop Leads to Gun, Drug Arrest in Crofton

Police say they found a loaded gun, suspected Oxycodone pills and other drugs in the car of a Crofton man.

A traffic stop on Route 3 led police to arrest a Crofton man on multiple gun and drug charges on Thursday evening.

According to a police statement, at 10:19 p.m. members of the Western District’s Tactical Narcotics Team and Tactical Patrol Unit stopped a vehicle on Route 3 South near Johns Hopkins Road in Crofton for speeding.

A consensual search of the vehicle by the driver led police to find a loaded 9mm Rufer with 15 rounds in the backseat. Police also found 17 suspected Oxycodone pills with an approximate street value of $425 and a digital scale.

The driver, Casey Paul Davis, 32, of 1700 block of Gunwood Place Crofton, was arrested and transported to the Western police station for processing. An additional search then led detectives to approximately 2.38 grams of suspected crack cocaine along with a smoking device. The crack cocaine has an approximate street value of $214.20

According to online case search, Davis was charged with having a handgun in his vehicle, possession with intent to distribute narcotics and marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

mark January 25, 2013 at 02:09 PM
lets see, 5 other drug arrests, numerous traffic violations, Speeding, dui, expired tags, no registration, no liscense, expired liscense etc....wonder what Liberal lawyer or loophole will keep this guy out of Jail Again! i guess were gonna wait until he kills someone for we Take him serious.
George Washington January 26, 2013 at 08:09 PM
Ridiculous, We need to focus on violent crimes these petty crimes like not having insurance drug possession is just what our fine legal establishment uses to make money. Insurance is against the constitution also a person who wants to use drugs/narcotics should be free to do as he/she pleases with any luck the drug addict problem will solve it's self.

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