TWO TRAFFIC STOPS YIELD TWO DRUG ARRESTS
For Immediate Release
At 9:01 pm Monday, March 10, 2014, Deputy Charles Burgoon stopped a black 2003 Pontiac four-door at the intersection of Achievement Drive and North Ridge Boulevard, Culpeper, for having a headlight out. Burgoon located marijuana in the vehicle and issued the driver, Steven R. Moore, 26, of Culpeper, a summons for possession of marijuana.
Six hours later, at 3:48 am Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Deputy Burgoon stopped a vehicle at 7-11, 814 North Main Street, Culpeper, for having a brake light out. Culpeper Police K-9 Officer Eric Grant assisted him in locating narcotics and a handgun in the 2002 Dodge, and Burgoon arrested the driver, Brian G. Cook, 42, of Mississippi, for felony possession of a Schedule I/II controlled substance and felony possession of a firearm while in possession of drugs.