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Drugs, weapons send man to Nacogdoches jail

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Marijuana, pistol found in Jones bag Marijuana, pistol found in Jones bag

From the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office:

A Houston man was arrested late last night after deputies found 3 lbs of marijuana and a pistol in his duffle bag. Sheriff Jason Bridges stated that deputies conducted a check of the Kerrville bus at the bus station in Nacogdoches around 11:30 pm. Deputies observed a male subject on the bus acting very nervous and was moving from seat to seat. When Deputies approached they could smell the odor of marijuana coming from a duffle bag where the suspect was sitting.

Deputies obtained consent to search the duffle bag and found marijuana and pistol. The suspect, 17 year old Drevon Jones of Houston, was arrested at the scene for possession of marijuana, a state jail felony and unlawfully carrying a weapon. He was booked into the Nacogdoches County Jail.  

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