Drugs, gun, cash found during traffic stop in Daviess County

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DAVIESS COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Three men were arrested in Daviess County Tuesday night after drugs, a loaded gun and several thousand dollars were found during a traffic stop.

Joshwin Spearman, 29, Nardo D. Watson, 24, and Devontae R. Waddell, 27, were southbound on I-69, near the 69-mile marker when their vehicle was pulled over by an Indiana State Police trooper. The trooper discovered the men were in possession of more than 1.7 pounds of marijuana, a loaded firearm and $31,080 in cash.

All three were charged with dealing marijuana and possession of marijuana. Waddell was also charged with possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon.

The case is currently under investigation by the Indiana State Police and DEA.

it was discovered that the 3 men in the vehicle were in possession of over 1.7 pounds of marijuana, a loaded firearm, and $31,080 of U.S. currency. All men were arrested at the scene with the assistance of the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office. Trooper Johnson is still investigating the case with the assistance of detectives of the DEA.

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