Unified Police in Magna arrest suspect on multiple charges after routine traffic stop

Officers of the Magna Precinct of the Unified Police Department made an arrest overnight Friday that resulted in multiple serious charges for the suspect. Photo: Magna UPD/Facebook

MAGNA, Utah, Aug. 8, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — Officers of the Magna Precinct of the Unified Police Department made an arrest overnight Friday that resulted in multiple serious charges for the suspect.

Officers were conducting a routine patrol and performed a traffic stop for expired registration (as of April 2019), no license plate light, and no insurance, UPD Magna said in a Facebook post Saturday.

The driver fled and was subsequently apprehended.

The suspect is now facing charges of:

  • Fleeing
  • Distribution of a controlled substance
  • Possession of a controlled substance
  • Reckless driving
  • Reckless endangerment of a minor
  • Contributing to the delinquency of a minor
  • Driving without a license
  • Driving without insurance
  • Expired registration
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

Seized:

  • $1,066 cash seized
  • 130.1 grams (433 pills) of Xanax
  • 21.9 grams of Marijuana
  • Drug paraphernalia
  • Vehicle
Officers of the Magna Precinct of the Unified Police Department made an arrest overnight Friday that resulted in multiple serious charges for the suspect. Photo: Magna UPD/Facebook

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