PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two men were arrested during a traffic stop in Northeast Portland Saturday night, and police said they found a gun and drugs in their car.
Nathaniel Thomas Peters, 26, was driving when police pulled him over around 10:15 p.m. at NE 122nd Avenue and Glisan Street, Portland Police Bureau said.
Jamias Leondre Hart-Rasberry, 29, was a passenger in the car. Officers learned he had a warrant for his arrest and he was taken into custody without incident.
After arresting Hart-Rasberry and telling Peters to get out of the car, one of the officers said they saw a handgun in the seat-back of the passenger seat, police said.
Officers seized the handgun and also allegedly found 22 grams of crack cocaine, around 4 dozen Xanax pills and 2 pounds of marijuana in the car.
Peters was arrested for being a felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a loaded firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, fourth-degree manufacturing/delivery of a controlled substance and delivery of cocaine.
Hart-Rasberry was booked on the same charges in addition to a parole violation and failing to register as a sex offender, according to police.