PA: Def driving from Delaware to Philly for cheesesteaks when he was broke added to RS

Driving from Delaware to Philadelphia to get cheesesteaks while the driver professing he can’t afford a speeding ticket with a few other “dubious” comments leads to reasonable suspicion to continue the stop. The trial court erred in suppressing. Commonwealth v. Galloway, 2021 Pa. Super. LEXIS 657 (Nov. 2, 2021).*

Defendant was charged with a murder in 2012, and DNA was taken then. The murder case was tried, the jury hung, and later dismissed for speedy trial. That DNA was potentially matched in this case, and a search warrant was obtained for more for a better comparison. It was reasonable at the time, and isn’t excluded here. United States v. Green, 2021 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 211755 (W.D.N.Y. Nov. 2, 2021).

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