Stolen vehicle lands two behind bars

Stolen vehicle lands two behind bars

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - Wichita Falls Police said a traffic stop led to several arrests on Friday afternoon.

Around 2:18 p.m. officers were in the 1800 block of 9th Street when they spotted a stolen vehicle.

The driver and passenger, a man and woman, were detained. During a search of the vehicle, a firearm was found.

The driver was searched and brass knuckles were found on his person. The passenger was also searched and half a gram of methamphetamine was found on her.

Police said both are being charged with Theft of a Vehicle. They face additional charges for the drugs, firearm, and brass knuckles.

WFPD have not released their names.

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