Good: Traffic Stop finding Phony Money and Handgun

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    Good: Traffic Stop finding Phony Money and Handgun

    It's good to see that at least the police are diligent in getting the criminals. Poor choice of handgun in the "High Point" but it was a handgun.



    Two people facing counterfeiting charges
    November 01, 2010 @ 02:09 PM

    2010/The Herald-Dispatch

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    HUNTINGTON -- Two people were arrested on counterfeiting charges after a traffic stop early Monday on 16th Street Road, according to a release from the West Virginia State Police Huntington Detachment.

    Joshua Douglas Hatten, 21, was charged with felony counterfeiting, forgery, being a felon in possession of a firearm, along with misdemeanor driving under the influence, driving on a suspended/revoked licenses, carrying a concealed weapon.

    Harold Arthur Thompson, 20, was charged with felony counterfeiting, forgery, being a felon in possession of a firearm and misdemeanor carrying a concealed weapon. Bond was denied pending arraignment.

    The arrest came after State Police stopped a Chevrolet Trailblazer on 16h Street Road. Senior Trooper W.G. Hash and other troopers from the Huntington detachment confiscated a loaded 9mm high point pistol with the serial numbers removed and several hundred dollars of counterfeit currency was also located. Officers also conducted a search warrant at the house of one of the suspects and confiscated more counterfeit operation items.

    The incident remains under investigation.
    http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/...eiting-charges
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    If convicted these two are going to be living off the tax payers for a very long time.
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    Sounds like a good bust.
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    Maybe he filed the numbers off the Hi-Point because he was embarrassed to have it traced back to him?
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    Wait a minute...

    ...charged with felony counterfeiting, forgery, being a felon in possession of a firearm, along with misdemeanor driving under the influence, driving on a suspended/revoked licenses, carrying a concealed weapon.

    Huh? Bond? Why?
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    Just another routine Traffic Stop.
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    Must have been passing some of these
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    Quote Originally Posted by gasmitty View Post
    Maybe he filed the numbers off the Hi-Point because he was embarrassed to have it traced back to him?
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    You'd think since he was printing money, he could have bought a better gun!

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