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updated 12:55 PM UTC, Oct 14, 2018

Guns, drugs found during traffic stop

On Sept. 29, Woodville Police Sgt. Lawrence Hicks was patrolling the area of Cobb Mill Road and Pecan St. when he saw a vehicle traveling in the 500 block of Cobb Mill Road. Sgt. Hicks initiated a traffic stop and while talking with the driver of the vehicle, Hicks noticed the driver appeared very anxious and nervous.

Sgt. Hicks also saw a passenger inside the vehicle that was familiar with the Woodville Police Department.

After identifying the driver as Daniel Andrew MacGinnis, 58, of Warren, Sgt. Hicks conducted a pat down search of the driver for weapons. During that search, Hicks felt an object in the driver's pants pocket that was consistent with drug paraphernalia.

Hicks located a plastic baggie that was confirmed to contain a substance believed to be methamphetamine and detained the driver.
When Sgt. Hicks asked the driver about any weapons inside the vehicle the driver told Hicks that he had a flintlock type pistol inside the vehicle. That weapon

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