Omaha pair arrested on felony charges in Stanton County
STANTON, Neb. -- Authorities in northeast Nebraska arrested a man and woman on felony charges Saturday morning.
According to the Stanton County Sheriff's office, around 3:00 a.m., they stopped a vehicle heading west on Highway 275, north of Stanton, for speeding and a window tint violation.
Authorities said that the driver was found to have a revoked license requiring an interlock, a breathalyzer for an individual's vehicle, which he did not have.
The driver, 31-year-old Billy Russell II, of Omaha, was booked on the felony driving under suspension charge, in addition to possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
The female passenger, 33-year-old Carissa Knapp, of Omaha, faces charges of possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Knapp was booked on the felony drug count.
Russell and Knapp were both jailed, pending the posting of bond.