Thomas County teens busted for pot and stolen gun - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Thomas County teens busted for pot and stolen gun

Posted: Updated:
THOMAS COUNTY, GA (WALB) -

By LeiLani Golden - bio | email

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) –An early morning traffic stop resulted in the arrest of two Thomas County teens for possession of pot and a stolen gun.

Sheriff's deputies pulled over 18-year old Treyon Rushton's car after noticing a headlight was out.

A strong smell of marijuana prompted a search of the vehicle.

Deputies found a loaded stolen .380 caliber pistol in Rushton's back pocket.

Rushton is charged with theft by receiving a stolen firearm and possession of marijuana.

His passenger 18-year old Demetri Sexion is charged with giving a false name and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

 
Copyright 2011 WALB.  All rights reserved.   Feedback