WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A routine traffic stop led officers to charge a man with possession of cocaine this weekend.
According to the police department, two officers stopped a vehicle in the 2700 block of Princess Drive for a speeding violation.
The passenger, 37-year-old Daryl Antonio Pearson, had three active orders for his arrest for failure to appear in court. A quick search of Pearson after he was arrested revealed a small bag of cocaine in his pocket.
Pearson was charged with possession of cocaine and the failure to appears were served.
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