Police find cocaine, marijuana after routine traffic stop

Darrell Tanner
Darrell Tanner

A 44-year-old Columbus man was arrested Thursday after he was pulled over for not having a child in a safety seat and police found marijuana and cocaine in his possession, according to police reports.

Police arrested Darrell Tanner of a Wickham Drive address at the intersection of Allied and Caspian Drives after he was found in possession of a half-gram each of marijuana and cocaine and other drug-related items, the reports say. He is charged with possession of marijuana, possession of cocaine, possession of narcotic-related equipment and for not having a 4-year-old child in a safety seat.

He is scheduled for a Recorder’s Court hearing Saturday at 8 a.m.