Silver Spring man arrested for possessing cocaine and illegal handgun

I-270

SILVER SPRING, Md. (WDVM) — A Silver Spring man was arrested and charged Friday for crimes including drug possession, drug distribution and firearm-related offenses.

A Montgomery County Police Officer said they saw Vision Lewis, 27, involved in an alleged drug transaction while Lewis was in his SUV around 6 p.m. Friday. The officer conducted a traffic stop and a K9 scanned the SUV, indicating the presence of controlled dangerous substances (CDS).

According to police, after the K9 scan was positive for CDS, they searched the SUV and found a handgun, cocaine, suspected marijuana and money. Police determined Lews is prohibited from possessing a firearm due to a prior criminal conviction.

Lewis is being held without bond.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

More Maryland
More West Virginia
More I-270
More Virginia
More Pennsylvania

Stay Connected

Events

Don't Miss

More Local News

Trending Stories