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Man Arrested for Drugs & Handgun Following Somerset County Traffic Stop

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WESTOVER, Md. - Maryland State Police have arrested a man after drugs and a handgun were found in his car following a traffic stop in Somerset County.

The Princess Anne Barrack said on Monday, July 17, 2017 at 5:37 p.m., a trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding on U.S. Route 13 southbound in the area of Lake Somerset Campground in Westover.

The trooper immediately smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle, according to police. 

Police said a probable cause search of the vehicle revealed 14.2 grams of marijuana and a 9 mm handgun in the passenger compartment of the vehicle.

The driver was identified as 24-year-old Jamel Anthony Norwood who police said displayed a Georgia driver’s license.  

Norwood was processed and transported to the Somerset County Commissioners office were he was held on a $10,000 bond at the Somerset County Detention Center.

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