Hundreds of dollars worth of drugs found in car during traffic stop

Posted at 12:03 PM, Sep 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-29 12:09:30-04

After pulling over a car for a registration violation, detectives in Anne Arundel County found hundreds of dollars worth of drugs.

According to detectives, Jonathan Keith Branch Jr. from Middle River was driving his 1999 Infiniti in the area of Audrey Avenue and Ritchie Highway, Thursday night. 

When detectives came up to the car they could smell marijuana. A search was conducted where they found 31 capsules of heroin, 23 small baggies of marijuana, 3 small baggies of cocaine, $391 in cash, and a handgun. 

Everything in the car was seized and is now in police custody.