Three people were arrested early Sunday morning in the northeast Kansas town of Hoyt after police found pills, marijuana, meth and a gun in their car.
According to Hoyt Police Chief Dan Wentling, it was around 3 a.m. when an officer stopped a 2010 Chrysler Sebring in the Royal Valley High School parking lot.
Wentling stated in a news release that police seized drug paraphernalia, along with the drugs and the gun at the scene.
The driver, 40-year-old Juanel Locke, of Kansas City, Missouri, and two female passengers, were arrested at the scene.
The passengers are identified as 31-year-old Crystal Cobb, Shawnee, and 35-year-old Bevin Scott, Overland Park.
The suspects were booked into the Jackson County Jail.
Locke was charged with driving while suspended, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and transporting an open container. He’s being held on $5,000 bond.
Cobb was charged with possession of prescription pills with intent to distribute, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, no drug tax stamp, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Bond has been set for Cobb at $30,000.
Scott was charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia, transporting open container, and no drug tax stamp. Bond for Scott had been set at $20,000.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the arrests.