BEATRICE – A Lincoln man was arrested north of Beatrice early Monday, after a Gage County Sheriff’s Deputy stopped his vehicle.
45-year-old Steven Lamont Johnson was found to have a suspended driver’s license. A search of the vehicle he was driving located suspected methamphetamine, cash and drug paraphernalia.
Johnson was arrested on suspicion of driving under suspension, possession and distribution of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The traffic stop was made at around 2:40 a.m. along U.S. Highway 77 near a truck stop.