Man arrested on cocaine dealing, handgun charges after traffic stop in South Bend


By: Krystal Vivian

 A 48-year-old man was arrested on drug dealing and firearms charges after cocaine and a handgun were found in his vehicle during a traffic stop in South Bend on Tuesday, Aug. 18.

Sidney J. Hunt was arrested on preliminary charges of dealing cocaine, possession of cocaine, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a handgun without a permit and driving while suspended, according to WNDU.

Officers with the South Bend Police Department’s Narcotics Unit pulled over a vehicle that Hunt was in in the 4400 block of South Miami Street in South Bend on Tuesday.

The officers were assisted by a K-9 unit named Justice.