Three facing drug, weapons charges in Gary; pot found

2013-08-20T17:40:00Z 2013-08-20T19:21:05Z Three facing drug, weapons charges in Gary; pot found
August 20, 2013 5:40 pm

GARY | Police said three people face drug charges after a traffic stop Monday night in the 110 block of Hamilton Place led to the recovery of marijuana and a stolen gun.

According to reports, the incident occurred around 6:57 p.m., as officers in the area observed a hand-to-hand exchange of money and a clear plastic bag.

Officers reportedly conducted a traffic stop where they found an undisclosed amount of money, marijuana and a gun that was reported stolen in Porter County.

Police arrested Charles Hardin, 17, Erica Biddings, 22, and Jessie Griffin, 19, each of whom have been charged with possession of a gun with no permit, possession of a stolen firearm and distributing marijuana.

Copyright 2014 All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

About Gary

City of Gary

City Hall Office of the Mayor
401 Broadway Gary, IN 46402

Police Department

555 Polk St. Gary, IN 46402
219.881.1214 Front Desk
219.881.1293 Fax

Fire Department

200 East 5th Avenue Gary, IN 46402
219.881.4779 - 24 Hour Business

Parks and Recreation

455 Massachusetts St. Gary, IN 46402
219.881.0008 Fax

Gary Community School Corporation

620 East 10th Place Gary, IN 46402

Featured Businesses