On this date members of the Frederick Police Department Drug Enforcement unit were conducting surveillance in the 1100blk. Orchard Terrace. Officers observed three suspects they believed were involved in drug activity at this location. As the suspects exited the area in a vehicle, officers initiated a traffic stop when the suspects committed a traffic violation.
Once officers contacted the driver of the vehicle, they immediately detected a strong odor of burnt marijuana emanating from the vehicle. Officers detected the odor of burnt marijuana emanating from the driver and placed him under arrest. During a search of the vehicle officers located a marijuana cigarette inside the driver’s door. Additionally, officers located a quantity of marijuana in the center console of the vehicle. The front passenger who was identified as Nathan Waller was placed under arrest.
The rear passenger Ronald Wilson was placed under arrest when CDS paraphernalia was located at his feet during the search. All suspects were transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center for an appearance before the District Court Commissioner.