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Two arrested after marijuana and alcohol found in vehicle

Two people were arrested after a traffic stop on US 20 just west of the intersection with SR 9.

According to the report from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department, a deputy made a traffic stop shortly after 1 a.m. on April 15 on a white Chevrolet Avalanche for an equipment violation.

The male juvenile driver was allegedly found in possession of marijuana and was transporting alcohol that allegedly belonged to a passenger in the vehicle, identified as Erica D. Fry, 18, of Shipshewana.

Fry was arrested for minor in possession of alcohol and taken to the LaGrange County Jail. The male juvenile was charged with possession of marijuana and minor in possession of alcohol and released to his parents.