A routine patrol and traffic stop led to the arrest of four individuals on various charges, including drug possession, in Washington County Monday night.

Indiana State Police Trooper Kyle Taylor was patrolling on county roads in the area of Little York about 10:30 p.m. when he initiated a traffic stop on a purple 1997 Chevrolet Camaro for a stop sign violation. Taylor found that the driver, Daniel Abner, 34, of Madison, was driving three passengers around on a suspended driver’s license, and requested the backup of Deputy Paul Ginkins and his K9 partner, Lenny, to continue the investigation.

After investigating, the officers found approximately three grams of heroin in the vehicle, along with several hypodermic needles and drug paraphernalia.

Abner was charged for driving while suspended prior, a Class C misdemeanor.

Travis Hill, 30, of Little York, was charged with dealing in heroin, a Level 4 felony; possession of heroin, a Level 6 felony; possession of a syringe, a Level 6 felony; possession of paraphernalia, Class C misdemeanor and visiting a common nuisance, Class C misdemeanor.

Tayah Harris, 20, of Riverview, Florida, was charged with possession of a syringe, a Level 6 felony; visiting a common nuissance, a Class C misdemeanor and possession of paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor.

Anna Smith, 23, of Scottsburg, was charged with possession of a syringe, a Level 6 felony; possession of paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor and visiting a common nuisance, a Class C Misdemeanor.