On 7/3/2019 a Highspire police officer saw a Ford Fusion traveling without headlights turned on. The officer conducted a traffic stop. The driver was identified as Jerrick Barber. During the course of the traffic stop, the driver admitted to smoking marijuana in the past two hours. The officer conducted field coordination exercises, during which the driver displayed signs of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
After being arrested, Mr. Barber admitted to having a small amount of marijuana inside a clear plastic baggie hidden inside his shorts.
Mr. Barber was placed under arrest for DUI drug related, simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
He was transported to the booking center for a legal blood test and processing. After he was processed, he was released to a friend.