BROOKLYN PARK, Md. (WJZ) — Police arrested a man with bags of powder and crack cocaine during a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.
Detectives were patrolling the Brooklyn Park area at around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday when they saw an Acura TSX with a driver not wearing a seat belt.
They initiated a traffic stop, and during it a narcotics canine found a controlled dangerous substance inside the vehicle.
A search of the car resulted in recovering the following:
- Bag of suspected crack cocaine, 29 grams
- Bag of suspected powder cocaine, 13. 9 grams
- Digital scale and multiple cell phones
- $2,914 in US currency
Michael Rodell Matthew Jr., 33, of Pasadena, Md., was arrested and charged with possession with intent to distribute narcotics, possession of a controlled dangerous substance not marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.