Oregon man arrested on drug charges following traffic stop on the Toll Road

A man from Oregon was arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop on the Indiana Toll Road in St. Joseph County Tuesday morning, according to the Indiana State Police.

A trooper witnessed a 1997 Nissan commit several moving violations near the 84 mile marker on the toll road and conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle, reports said.

A search of the vehicle led to the seizure of just over a pound of suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia, according to police.

The driver, 38-year-old Troy Kidwell, was taken into custody on preliminary charges of possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and was cited for driving while suspended, police said.

Photo courtesy Indiana State Police

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