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Passenger arrested on drug charges following traffic stop

LA GRANGE COUNTY, Ind. -- Indiana State Police arrested a vehicle passenger on drug charges following a traffic stop on the Indiana Toll Road.

A trooper conducted a traffic stop on a Toyota traveling in the westbound lanes near the 112 mile marker around 11:20 p.m. Friday.

The driver had allegedly committed several moving violations.

While speaking with the driver and passenger, the trooper said he smelled marijuana.

Following a search of the vehicle, the trooper located approximately 28 grams of suspected marijuana, police said.

A gram of suspected methamphetamine was found on the passenger, Jasireee Bauder, reports said.

Bauder was taken into custody on preliminary charges of possession of methamphetamine, level 6 felony, possession of marijuana, a-misdemeanor, possession of paraphernalia, c-misdemeanor, and maintaining a common nuisance, level 6 felony.

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