Traffic stop by Precinct 8 Deputy K. Peters turns into a wild ride as a 🤡 caught with pot, leading to felony arrest and a surprising turn of events.

On June 21, 2024 at approximately 12:15 AM, Precinct 8 Deputy K. Peters with Constable Phil Sandlin’s initiated a traffic stop in the 600 block of Edgebrook Dr. The driver was identified as 30 year old Denovious Montre Scaggs. While speaking with the driver, Deputy Peters detected the odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle. Scaggs was directed to step out of the vehicle and was detained. Deputy Peters conducted a probable cause based search of the vehicle and located 5.1 oz of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The Harris County District Attorney’s Office was contacted and accepted a felony charge for Possession of Marijuana. Scaggs was transported to the Harris County Joint Processing Center where his bond was set at $1,000.

Precinct 8 Constable’s Office

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