ALTON Il. (KMOV) – A 19-year-old man was arrested Friday and later charged with drug possession after an officer pulled him over for failing to signal a turn.
After the officer pulled Dylan Pruitt over, he reportedly detected an odor coming from inside the vehicle. After searching the car, a marijuana smoking device was found as well as a loaded handgun with the serial numbers scratched off.
Pruitt was taken into custody and is held pending formal charges. He was issued a misdemeanor complaint for illegal drug possession and a traffic citation for failure to signal a turn.
Bond is set at $50,000.