On Saturday, January 4, 2014 the Second District Narcotics Unit conducted a traffic stop on a Dodge Caravan at the intersection of Monroe Street and Earhart Blvd. for traffic violations.
During the traffic stop the Second District Narcotics Unit request for both occupants to exit the vehicle for officer’s safety, (Driver: Dwight Pearson, B/M, 8/31/87) and (Passenger: Corey Butler, B/M, 11/1/91).
During the investigation the Second District Narcotics Unit seized a .45 caliber Hi-point semi-automatic pistol.
Search incidental to arrest reveal that Dwight Pearson was in possession of marijuana.
Corey Butler, B/M, 11/1/91 was arrested for possession of open alcoholic container.
Dwight Pearson, B/M, 8/31/87 was arrested for three traffic violations, possession of an open alcoholic container, possession of marijuana, possession of a firearm with control dangerous substance and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Dwight Pearson, B/M, 8/31/87 Corey Butler, B/M, 11/1/91