Traffic stop nets MDMA, gun for Conway PD
CONWAY, S.C. (WPDE) —
Conway police filed drug and gun charges following a traffic stop and brief pursuit over the weekend.
Saturday, Conway PD conducted a traffic stop in the area of Grainger Road and Highway 378 for a traffic violation.
Police say Omar Steele, 35, of Myrtle Beach, ran from the vehicle during the stop, and officers pursued him on foot.
A search turned up a handgun, marijuana and MDMA, according to Conway PD.
Steele is charged with unlawful carrying of a handgun, possession of a weapon by a certain person, simple possession of marijuana and possession of MDMA third-offense.