Traffic stop leads to arrest of Angola man for dealing marijuana

Austin Alan Gaiski

STEUBEN CO., Ind. (ADAMS) Indiana State Police say that an Angola man is behind bars accused of dealing marijuana.
ISP officials say that Wednesday night, at approximately 10:25 P.M., Indiana State Police Trooper George Youpel assigned to the Toll Road Post, initiated a traffic stop with a silver Buick passenger car for multiple observed traffic infractions on the I-80 Toll Road eastbound 151-mile marker near Fremont, IN.

ISP officials say that during the course of the traffic stop investigation, Trooper Youple developed probable cause for a search of the vehicle. This search revealed a large amount of suspected marijuana, marijuana edibles, and drug paraphernalia.

The driver of the vehicle, Austin Alan Gaiski, 22, of Angola, IN, was placed under arrest and transported to the Steuben County Jail, where he was booked into custody on several drug-related charges.

Arrested: Austin Alan Gaiski, 22, Angola, IN

*Charges:

Dealing Marijuana, Level 5 Felony
Possession of Marijuana, A Misdemeanor

*Indiana State Police remind that all charges are merely allegations, and all criminal defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.