Traffic violation results in drug bust

Traffic violation results in drug bust

Decatur police arrested one person during a drug bust.

It happened yesterday near Beech Street on Decatur's south east side of town.

Two officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.

During the investigation that followed, officers say they found  three ounces of marijuana on a passenger, who was identified as Michael Andrew Strong, 23.

Strong was arrested for first degree possession of marijuana and three failure to pay warrants.

Once Strong makes bond on the failure to pay warrants, he will be transferred to the Morgan County Jail with a $25,000.00 bond.