Allen County Police Find Four Pounds of Marijuana, Arrest Suspect After Foot Pursuit
715 S. Calhoun St. Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SUSPECT/ARRESTED: Brandall Dontez Towns
CHARGES: Resisting Law Enforcement (Fleeing) Bond O.R.
Resisting Law Enforcement (Physical) Bond $750.00
Dealing Marijuana (Felony) Bond $50,000.00
WHEN: January 11, 2008
DETAILS: On Friday, January 11, 2008, at approximately 3:54 p.m., Sergeant R.S. Hatfield with the Allen County Sheriff’s Department observed a red, 2007 Kia Optima following a semi too closely. Sgt. Hatfield pulled the vehicle over on Hadley Road after it exited onto SR 14. When he approached the vehicle and obtained the driver’s identification he detected the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Sgt Hatfield’s K-9 partner Dexter alerted on the vehicle confirming Sgt. Hatfield’s earlier suspicion that narcotics were present in the vehicle.
CONTACT: Steve Stone
Public Information Officer