Davidson County, NC -- Deputies with the Davidson County Sheriff's Office followed their noses after stopping a vehicle on I-85 North in Thomasville on Tuesday.
They noticed the smell of marijuana coming from inside, giving them a reason to search the vehicle and the passenger Deshay Lamar Woods. Investigators discovered one gram of marijuana. They also located a loaded handgun inside a bag. The gun was reported stolen by the Lynchburg Police Department in Lynchburg, VA. Woods claimed the gun was his.
He was arrested for Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Felony Possession of a Stolen Handgun, Simple Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Woods was placed in the Davidson County Jail on a $5,000 secured bond. He'll appear in court on May 28, 2013.
WFMY News 2