LaGrange County-A traffic stop early this morning, December 7, 2018, on the Indiana Toll Road resulted in the arrest of a Michigan man for possessing approximately 100 grams of suspected marijuana.
Trooper Cody Brown reported that at approximately 12:51 a.m. he observed a white 2009 Cadillac that was traveling eastbound commit several traffic violations and almost hit an abandoned vehicle that was parked on the right berm of the Indiana Toll Road. Brown stopped the Cadillac approximately four miles west of the Howe/LaGrange exit near the 117 mile marker.
While speaking to the driver, Johnathon Hulley, 39 of Sturgis, MI, Brown purportedly smelled the odor of raw marijuana. A search of the Cadillac yielded approximately100 grams of suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Hulley was arrested on preliminary charges of Possession Of Marijuana, B-Misdemeanor, and Possession Of Paraphernalia, C-Misdemeanor, and taken to the LaGrange County Jail.
Brown was assisted by Trooper Matthew Drudge.