Traffic stop leads to arrest of Omaha man on drug, weapon charges

Ronald Mitchell Jr. (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol arrested an Omaha man on multiple charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 80.

Troopers stopped Ronald V. Mitchell Jr., 28, for speeding near mile marker 336 on Interstate 80 just before 1 a.m., Dec. 9.

During a search, troopers found a firearm, 6.8 ounces of marijuana, 29.9 grams of cocaine and 6.4 grams of methamphetamine.

Mitchell was arrested for Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Methamphetamine and Driving Under Suspension.

Mitchell was lodged in Hamilton County Jail.

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