Traffic Stop Near Superior Results In Arrest Of Wisconsin Man

Tue 1-8-2019

(Spirit Lake)-- A traffic stop Saturday on Highway 9 just east of Superior resulted in the arrest of a Wisconsin man.

The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office says a deputy noticed a vehicle traveling through Superior at a high rate of speed shortly after 7:00 pm. Upon pulling the vehicle over the driver was identified as 19-year-old Equan Ards of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The deputy reported smelling marijuana coming from the vehicle. A subsequent search of the vehicle involving the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office K9 result in deputies finding marijuana in the vehicle.

Ards was arrested and booked into the Dickinson county jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance...marijuana, speeding, and failure to have a valid driver's license.