COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus police arrested a man on several charges including DUI and possession of marijuana.
On Thursday, March 1 around 12:45 a.m., police were patrolling the area of Veterans Parkway when they observed a Ford Expedition without a license plate.
According to a police report, Sedrick Smith, 34, was driving under the influence with an open container, not providing a safety seat or seatbelt to a 4-year-old who was riding with him, and he was found with marijuana.
Smith was charged with the following offenses:
- Possession of marijuana
- No safety seat or seatbelt for child 4 years old
- No state tag or revalidated decal
- Open container
He will appear in Recorder's Court on Saturday, March 3 at 8 a.m.