On Sunday March 22nd, shortly after 8:00 a.m., Trooper Nate Adams conducted a traffic stop on a Ford Explorer in the 400 Block of East Main Street in Madison. During the course of the traffic stop, the driver of the vehicle, Elmer Moore, age 54, Versailles, Indiana identified himself verbally as a different person. Trooper Adams soon learned the true identity of Moore, who had a suspended driver’s license. Moore was initially arrested for identity deception and driving while suspended and transported to the Jefferson County Jail by the Madison Police Department. During a search of his vehicle, Trooper Adams located marijuana, methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia.
Moore faces charges of identity deception, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving while suspended.
Trooper Adams was assisted by the Madison Police Department