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21-year-old Samuel Wease was the rear driver’s side passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over for suspicion of DUI just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday near Broadway in downtown Nashville. Officers observed a handgun in the floorboard, which Wease admitted belonged to him. An additional firearm was located in the glove box that belonged to another occupant. Officers noted a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle, and Wease admitted to being under the influence of alcohol.
Samuel Charles Wease of Quail Run in Forest City, NC, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on July 23rd, charged with possession of a handgun while under the influence. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,000.