CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Police arrested a 29-year-old Coral Springs man after he allegedly hit a car, drove off, and, when stopped later by police, had cocaine, Xanax and other drugs in his truck, Coral Springs police records show.

Jesse Ryan Ellis was charged with possession of cocaine, Alprazolam (Xanax) and Thc. He was also charged with DUI.

The arrest happened on Feb. 2 after Ellis allegedly hit a car with his pickup truck in Coconut Creek and was spotted a short time later on Wiles Road in Coral Springs.

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After police stopped Ellis, police said they could smell alcohol on his breath and marijuana in his truck. Officers later found a nearly empty bottle of tequila, along with other drugs, in his truck, records show.

Ellis was among the people arrested by Coral Springs police between Jan. 29 and Feb. 4. Other arrests include:

- Tony Jeffrey Clark, 43, arrested on a charge of battery.

- George Marquis Ford, 24, arrested on a charge of obstructing officer without violence.

- Jonthan Bonilla, 25, arrested on a charge of battery.

- Bradley Kindell Quimbley, 33, arrested on a charge of shoplifting and petit theft.

- Stephany Cruz, 22, arrested on a charge of battery.

- William John Steiner, 45, arrested on a charge of petit theft.

- Christian Noel, 36, arrested on a charge of DUI (alcohol or drugs).

- Reginald Pierre Louis, 27, arrested on a charge of obstructing officer without violence.

- Terricka Lasha Shaquinn Arnold, 32, arrested on a charge of retail theft. 

- Jahnai Imani Jones, 19, arrested on a charge of shoplifting/retail theft.

- Rosario Michael Pennachio, 40, arrested on a charge of criminal mischief over $1000.

- Timothy Allen Klejnot, 34, arrested on a charge of battery/touch/strike/domestic violence.

- Maxim Vassili Zelenin, 41, arrested on a charge of DUI alcohol or drugs, 2nd Offense.

- Mellissa Amoy Norton, 21, arrested on a charge of battery (intentionally causing bodily harm) domestic.

- Freddie T. Serrano, 48, arrested on a charge of petit theft.

Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.