Evansville man arrested following traffic stop

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(WEHT)- Evansville police say they arrested Peter D-Juan Dontrell Parker early Friday morning after discovering loose prescription pills and a firearm in his car during a traffic stop.

Authorities say they responded to a robbery and spotted a car that matched the description of a possible getaway car. Parker reportedly started driving erratically and making random turns.

Parker was not found to be involved with the robbery but police discovered he was a convicted felon on federal probation and arrested him on charges of possession of a firearm and narcotics.

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(This story was originally published on January 18, 2020)

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