Lots of Pot
Authorities seized more than 220 pounds of marijuana last Thursday after stopping an SUV on the south Interstate 44 Service Road east of St. Clair. The packages of marijuana were found in a false compartment under the floorboards. Two Hispanic men were taken into custody and later led authorities to seize more marijuana in Texas and Oklahoma, according to Detective Cpl. Scott Briggs of the Franklin County Narcotics Enforcement Unit. Pictured with the marijuana are Nathan Pinter, left, and Tom Murley, drug task force officers, and Rascal, the unit’s drug dog. Missourian Photo.
Posted: Thursday, March 20, 2014 7:00 am
A Franklin County drug bust last week led authorities to seize more drugs and money in Texas and Oklahoma.
Detective Cpl. Scott Briggs of the Franklin County Narcotics Enforcement Unit said officers staging a drug interdiction operation last Thursday stopped an SUV after the driver failed to stop at a stop sign on the Interstate 44 South Service Road east of St. Clair.
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