COLUMBIA, MS (WDAM) - Police say a minor traffic offense in Columbia led to prescription pills, a stolen gun and two people behind bars.
The Columbia Police Department said the traffic stop occurred around 11:30 a.m. Saturday. During the stop, the driver, Calvin Guy, and passenger, Nikita McGowan, were found to have active warrants and arrested.
Officials said a large quantity of illegal and prescription drugs were found inside the car. Those drugs included: cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana, ecstasy, xanax, oxycodone, levothyroxine and other unidentified pills.
Officers also hound a semi-automatic pistol reported missing out of Bogalusa, Louisiana.
CPD said upon arrival at the jail, officials found a pill bottle on Guy's body with a "considerable amount" cocaine, meth, oxycodone and ecstasy.
Guy is charged with possession of a stolen weapon and possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. He is currently awaiting bond to be set by a Justice Court Judge.
McGowan for the active warrant.