Police Arrest Man for Evading and Possession

Wichita Falls, Texas - A man has been arrested after police found marijuana in his vehicle after a traffic stop.

On July 10th, around 12:19 p.m., Wichita Falls Police Officers initiated a traffic stop in the 2800 block of Santa Fe on a white Impala. The driver was identified as 24-year-old Brandon Starr.

During the traffic stop, officers detected the odor of marijuana, and asked Starr to exit the vehicle. Starr then fled on foot, leaving behind his TX ID and vehicle.

Search of the vehicle uncovered several bags of marijuana. Starr was found a few minutes later at Sherman and Cumberland and placed into custody.

The vehicle was impounded and he was arrested for Evading Arrest or Detention and Possession of Marijuana.