North Charleston Police say Kyasia Brown, 21, had 59 grams of marijuana hidden inside her underwear when she was arrested Wednesday. She was also charged with unlawful carrying of a handgun, and giving false information to police. (Photos: North Charleston P.D./Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center)
A traffic stop Wednesday ended up with a man and woman in jail on illegal drug and firearm charges, after North Charleston Police say they found a loaded pistol in the couple’s car, and three bags of marijuana hidden inside the woman’s underwear.
Police say they stopped a car near Spruill Avenue and Baxter Street Wednesday night for a broken tag light, and smelled a “strong odor of raw marijuana” inside when they approached the vehicle.
The man and woman admitted there was a small amount of marijuana in the car, according to officers, leading to search of the vehicle. Police say there search turned up six grams of loose marijuana in the center console, eight “Xanax” bars in