Monday, June 9, 2008

Cocaine & Marijuana found in California DUI arrest

A California man was arrested in Canyon Country after authorities found more than six grams of rock cocaine, less than one gram of marijuana and nearly $3,000 in cash in his vehicle during a traffic stop, California DUI lawyers report.

Adrian Lathan, 40, was traveling northbound on Highway 14 near Via Princessa on Sunday morning when the California Highway Patrol received a call that he may have been driving under the influence of alcohol, according to California DUI attorneys.

California DUI officers pulled Lathan over for unsafe lane straddling at Sand Canyon Road and Highway 14 just after 4 a.m., California DUI lawyers said.

California DUI officers approached Lathan and determined he was under the influence of alcohol, California DUI lawyers said. They immediately arrested him for California DUI - misdemeanor DUI.

California DUI lawyers officers searched the vehicle and found about 6.4 grams of cocaine, 0.7 grams of marijuana and $2,666 in cash, California DUI lawyers said. Lathan was booked for investigation of possession of cocaine for sale, California DUI lawyers said.

He was held at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station in lieu of $45,070 California DUI bail.