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Police arrest the same man for illegal possession of a handgun for the 2nd time this week

Police arrest the same man for illegal possession of a handgun for the 2nd time this week

Bill Stephens

January 21st, 2016

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EPD NEWS RELEASE

Evansville Police arrested 28 year old JAMON RANDOLPH on weapon and drug dealing charges during a car stop on Wednesday.

RANDOLPH was the passenger in a vehicle that was stopped for a traffic violation around 6:30 Wednesday evening. During the stop, officers located a handgun, approximately 1 pound of marijuana, a prescription narcotic, digital scales, and $7,161 in cash.

RANDOLPH was arrested for Possession of a Handgun Without a Permit, Dealing Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of a Schedule II Narcotic without a Prescription. He is currently in the Vanderburgh County Jail.

RANDOLPH was arrested earlier this week after he tried to flee from officers during a car stop. His charges from that arrest include Possession of a Handgun without a Permit, Resisting Law Enforcement, and Reckless Driving.

RANDOPLH was in possession of over $11,000 during that arrest. He was out on bond at the time of his second arrest.

Jamon Randolph

(Source: Evansville Police Department)

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