Sullivan County traffic stop reveals drug possession, stolen vehicle

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SULLIVAN COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A Hymera man was arrested on several counts after a traffic stop in Sullivan County Thursday night.

A Sullivan County deputy pulled a Jeep Cherokee over in Hymera after seeing a licence plate out. The deputy discovered after a traffic stop that the vehicle had a fictitious plate and was stolen from Whitestown, Ind.

Further investigation revealed a bag of methamphetamine under the driver’s seat in a hidden compartment.

Aaron Hibbard who was driving the vehicle was arrested. He’s charged with criminal conversion, possession of methamphetamine and driving while suspended prior.

Hibbard’s bond is set at $39,000 at the Sullivan County Jail.

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