Traffic stop leads to drug charges against Rochester man

Chad Loomis

A man pulled over for an obscured license plate is facing a felony drug possession charge.

Posted: Nov 26, 2018 11:38 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - A man pulled over for an obscured license plate is facing a felony drug possession charge.
Chad Loomis, 29, of Rochester, is facing a charge of fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance and third-degree possession of a controlled substance.
Authorities say it began with a traffic stop at 7 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of 15th Ave. SE.
Police Loomis was acting “suspicious” before 5.57 grams of methamphetamine and a gram of marijuana were found in the vehicle.

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