Traffic stop leads to drug bust in Danbury

Troopers tell News 12 they clocked a vehicle going 86 mph on I-84 east in Danbury Monday.

Troopers tell News 12 they clocked a vehicle going 86 mph on I-84 east in Danbury Monday. (2/28/17)

DANBURY - State police say a traffic stop for speeding led to a drug bust in Danbury.

Troopers tell News 12 they clocked a vehicle going 86 mph on I-84 east in Danbury Monday.

They say the car was stopped and during a search of the vehicle a state police K-9 found a large amount of drug-laced lollipops and rock candy.

Troopers say the driver of the car, Danielle Rose Keith, of Danbury, was charged with driving on a suspended license.

They say a passenger in the car admitted that they owned the drugs and was taken into custody.

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