Elwood Police net more than four pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

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ELWOOD, Ind. (March 16, 2014) — A California man is in jail after police found more than four pounds of marijuana in his car during an overnight traffic stop.

Elwood Police pulled over Donald Henderson of Little Rock, Calif., around 1 a.m. Sunday for having a headlight out.

During the traffic stop, Officer Corie Lovell and Sergeant Justin Michael and his K-9 Andre found several controlled substances in Henderson’s vehicle.

Police recovered four and a half pounds of marijuana and several pills.

Henderson was taken to the Madison County Jail and charged with possession of marijuana, possession with intent to deal marijuana, three counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a public housing complex.

Elwood Police Chief Phil Caldwell would like to thank the citizens of Elwood for their continued support of the K-9 program to help the aggressive fight against the ongoing drug problem in Madison County.