Ordinary Traffic Stop leads to Drug Arrests
May 14, 2020
On May 2, 2020, Deputy Travis Koch approached a Ford Fusion with the driver driving in an unusual behavior on Summertown Highway. After following the vehicle for a short distance and the behavior continuing, Deputy Koch stopped the vehicle at Tina’s Country Store parking lot.
While the driver was pulling over, the deputy observed the passenger attempting to reach for a bag in the back seat.
He noticed the driver was shaken and sweating following the stop. With this observation and the passenger reaching in the bag prior to the stop, he asked the driver, Gary Butler, and the passenger, Dus...