Stolen identification found during traffic stop

A Columbus man was arrested over night, allegedly carrying someone else’s passport and Social Security card in his vehicle.

Troy L. Iverson. Photo courtesy of Columbus Police Department.

Columbus police stopped a vehicle with a burned out headllight near 25th Street and Home Avenue at about 11 Tuesday night. They determined that the truck had a false registration.

A search of the truck revealed two syringes, prescription medication and the identification, which had been reported stolen from vehicles earlier in the week.

The driver, 54-year-old Troy L. Iverson, was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of a legend drug injection device and of a legend drug, maintaining a common nuisance and receiving stolen property.