Houston teen arrested on bus in East Texas
POSTED: Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 10:07am
UPDATED: Friday, January 18, 2013 - 10:33am
Nacogdoches, TX (KETK) — A Houston teen was arrested late Wednesday night after authorities found three pounds of marijuana and a pistol in his duffle bag.
Nacogdoches Sheriff Jason Bridges said that deputies conducted a check at the Kerrville bus station in Nacogdoches around 11:30pm.
Officials noticed that a man on the bus was acting very nervouse and kept moving from seat to seat.
When they finally approached him, deputies could smell marijuana coming from his duffle bag.
Once they had consent to search the bag, they found the marijuana and pistol.
The man, Drevon Jones, 17, of Houston, was arrested and booked into the Nacogdoches County jail for possession of marijuana and unlawfully carrying a weapon.
Information from the Nacogdoches County Sheriff