One person arrested following traffic accident in Wheelersburg, OH
The Ohio State
Highway Patrol arrested a man on drug related charges after his involvement in an accident on Lick Run Lyra in
T. Adams of Wheelersburg was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana
5th degree felony and trafficking in marijuana 3rd degree felony.
responded to a report of a single vehicle injury crash on Lick Run Lyra in
Wheelersburg at 2:00am on the morning of Sunday, October 20, 2013. Adams, who was identified as the
driver of the vehicle, sustained injuries and was transported to Southern Ohio
their investigation, Troopers detected an odor of marijuana coming from the
passenger compartment of the vehicle. The subsequent search of the vehicle
revealed a duffle bag containing nearly one pound of marijuana. The suspect was
also in possession of $886 in cash.
Adams was also charged with operating a vehicle under the
influence of alcohol and or drugs of abuse.
Ohio State Highway Patrol said the investigation will continue. Additional
charges may be filed against Adams.
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