MESQUITE, Nev. -- Mesquite Police Officers made a drug arrest after stopping a 2001 Chrysler, Town and Country traveling southbound on Interstate 15 for a routine traffic violation during the early morning hours of March 31.
Officers conducted a search of the vehicle and located methamphetamine, several items of drug paraphernalia, and hypodermic devices.
Alexander Laing, 19, of Mesquite was arrested for possession of Methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of hypodermic device. Kory Mcghie, 20, of Cedar City, Utah was issued a citation for possession of marijuana less than one ounce and possession of hypodermic device and released on scene.
Laing was taken to the Mesquite Detention Center for processing and later transported to the Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas.