Police arrested the driver of the vehicle used by the Pick Up Escort on suspicion of driving without a valid driver’s license and insurance. Escort agreed to be patted down for weapons. When asked about his weapon, Escort reached for his right pocket and threw something to the ground. Officer Miles stopped the vehicle and then arrested Escort. The arrest was recorded on video and the police report can be found here.
Officer Miles saw the Escort make an illegal U-turn while driving on Hollywood Drive in Lafayette, Louisiana. He also noticed that Escort was stumbling, and had a strong odor coming from him. He suspected PCP, and pulled the driver over. Officer Miles followed Escort and caught him from behind. Escort told the police he was not driving without a driver’s license and insurance.