Passenger Attracks Police, Driver Gets Arrested
West U police pulled over a silver pickup truck with a passenger hanging over the side of the truck bed in the 6400 block of Buffalo Speedway on May 18.
The driver, John Matejko, a 53-year-old Houston resident, was arrested for an outstanding felony arrest warrant from Harris County for a probation violation that stemmed from a forgery case.
Police also arrested William Marcum, a 24-year-old Richmond, Ky. for possession of marijuana that police found in the glove compartment.
The passenger riding in the truck bed is a 21-year-old Houston resident, but was not charged with an offense.