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Indiana State Police traffic stop results in drug-related arrests

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana State Police say a traffic stop led to the arrests of three people on drug charges.

According to an arrest report, it happened at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, at the intersection of U.S. 31 and Court Avenue in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

Police say a trooper stopped a red Ford F-150 pickup truck for a traffic infraction, when he noticed the smell of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The trooper then called for assistance and searched the vehicle.

During the search, the trooper allegedly found one once of marijuana, 10 grams of methamphetamine, 10 grams of cocaine and three grams of heroin. All amounts are approximate.

The driver of the car, 34-year-old Corey T. Parker, was arrested and charged with dealing in methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, dealing in cocaine, possession of cocaine, dealing in heroin, possession of heroin, maintaining a common nuisance and possession of marijuana.

A passenger, 22-year-old Morgan Rhea Tevis-Edwards, was arrested as well. She is charged with dealing in methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, dealing in cocaine, possession of cocaine, dealing in heroin, possession of heroin, maintaining a common nuisance and possession of marijuana.

Melissa Needler, age 46, another passenger, was also arrested. She is charged with dealing in methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, dealing in cocaine, possession of cocaine, dealing in heroin, possession of heroin, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of a syringe and possession of marijuana.

All three were taken to the Clark County Detention Center, according to police.

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