A St. Louis man was arrested Tuesday morning on several charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 24 at around the 73-mile marker, according to a Christian County Sheriff’s Office report.
CCSO arrested Bryant D. Wynn, 30, St. Louis, and charged him with carrying a concealed weapon, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first-degree trafficking in cocaine and possession of marijuana.
The report states deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for multiple traffic infractions in which Wynn was a passenger of.
Upon contact with the vehicle, deputies could allegedly smell an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The owner of the vehicle reportedly gave deputies consent to search the vehicle, the report said.
The search allegedly revealed a backpack containing a loaded firearm, cocaine, marijuana a large number of ecstasy (MDMA) pills and an undisclosed amount of cash, according to the report.
Wynn reportedly claimed ownership of the backpack and its contents, the report added.
Wynn was then arrested and transported to the Christian County Jail where he’s being held.