Traffic Stop Near Midland School Turns Up Crack Cocaine

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A traffic stop near a school in Midland turns up crack cocaine.

Police arrested 52-year-old Jerry Barrow and 62-year-old Willie Lenard.

We're told they were stopped near Ben Milam Elementary, just before midnight, for failing to use their turn signal.

At first, police say the men gave them phony names before they came clean.

Officers searched their car and found several crack pipes and crack cocaine.

Both men are charged with having a controlled substance in a school zone.

They are being held on a $15,000 bond each.