19-Year-Old Faces Drug Charges After Almost Colliding With Police Car
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A 19-year-old is facing multiple drug charges after he swerved over the center lane and almost collided with a police cruiser head on.
Sioux Falls police made a traffic stop on the vehicle around 8:50 Monday night at 41st Street and Gateway Avenue. Police say the 19-year-old was impaired and was arrested on a DWI charge. Police then found multiple baggies with various amounts of marijuana in his vehicle. Police say one of the baggies contained over 220 grams of marijuana. Police also found a scale, paraphernalia, and marijuana wax.
19-year-old Ethan Bahm was arrested on DWI, impaired driving, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, intent to distribute marijuana, and paraphernalia charges.
Police say alcohol was not a factor.