inadvertent discovery

Definition of "inadvertent discovery"
  1. It refers to the unexpected uncovering of evidence that could suggest a person's involvement in a crime, which happens in plain sight during police operations
How to use "inadvertent discovery" in a sentence
  1. The police made an inadvertent discovery of illicit drugs while conducting a routine search on the property.
  2. Upon responding to a disturbance call, the officers encountered an inadvertent discovery of stolen goods that were in plain view.
  3. During the traffic stop, an inadvertent discovery of a weapon in the driver's side door pocket led to further investigation.

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