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(WBIR) Authorities arrested a Kentucky man late Saturday night wanted in connection to an armed robbery.

Whitley County Sheriff's Office said a deputy spotted Justin Bell, 24, inside a vehicle around 11 p.m. traveling along Cumberland Falls Highway in Corbin, Ky.

The deputy pulled the vehicle over and verified the passenger was the suspect.

Bell is wanted for an armed robbery that took place on April 30. He also had two warrants for his arrest for theft by unlawful taking.

The driver, Corinna Jastle, 23, had been told to contact authorities if she saw Bell because he was a fugitive.

Authorities searched the vehicle and found a Lorcin .22 caliber pistol, hypodermic needles, scales, baggies, $925 cash and an oxycodone pill.

The Sheriff's Office said Jastle was charged with second-degree hindering prosecution or apprehension, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a prescription controlled substance not in its proper container.

Deputies also found a hypodermic needle and several baggies containing what authorities believed to be meth in Bell's pockets.

Bell was arrested and faces charges of first-degree robbery, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, trafficking in a controlled substance, theft by unlawful taking and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Both were taken to the Whitley County Detention Center.

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