LPD: Police find car full of drugs & money

Spotting a stolen car turned into a drug bust for LPD

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- On January 20 at 5 p.m., the Lincoln-Lancaster county narcotics taskforce reported spotting a stolen car driving to the 45th and Cleveland area of town.

Police say the car, a 2020 Kia Optima with California plates, was stolen from St. Joe, Missouri on December 7.

Investigators say that once 36-year-old Aaron Satterfield had parked and exited the Kia, they approached. As they neared, police say they saw him wearing a backpack when he got in the car, but was not wearing it when they approached him.

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Police reported that they then arrested Satterfield for the stolen car and during the search, found $1,100 in cash, a scale, pills, a pipe with meth residue in his pockets.

In the backpack, found in the backseat of the car, investigators reported finding seperatley packaged bags of meth totalling 37.5g, and hydrocodone pills, 16.2 mushrooms and drug paraphernalia were found in the car as well.

On February 17, at 7:30 p.m., Satterfield was found near 29th and Q and taken into custody for narcotics offences.

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