As he was being patted down for weapons, Perry was found in possession of a large amount of cash. Perry then gave consent for a vehicle search, police reported.
The search revealed a chrome .22 caliber pistol, scales containing marijuana residue, a small amount of marijuana in a plastic bag and multiple cell phones, police reported
Perry was arrested and booked into the Michael L. Becher Adult Correctional Complex in Jeffersonville.
He is expected to appear in Clark County Circuit Court No. 1, but the date of the hearing has not been updated on online court records as of press time.
No charges were listed for the 17-year-old.