Gary Man Arrested Sunday in Our Area on Gun; Marijuana Charges


KNOX COUNTY -- A Gary man was arrested Sunday in Knox County on several charges.

Police say 44-year-old Darrell Cannon was pulled over after going 95 mph on U.S. 41 near Industrial Park Boulevard.

The trooper smelled raw marijuana and conducted a search.

In addition to the pot, police found a handgun.  Cannon wasn’t licensed to have one.

He’s charged with Possession of a Handgun with a Prior Conviction; that’s a felony.

He’s also charged with Possession of Marijuana.