garyfisher Posted July 15, 2011 Report Share Posted July 15, 2011 (edited) http://www.wwmt.com/...juana-stop.html July 15, 2011 12:10 PMCASS COUNTY, Mich (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Sheriff's Deputies announce a major drug bust during a routine traffic stop. Sheriff Joseph Underwood says deputies recovered 450 pounds of marijuana... that's a street value of about $750,000. A handgun was also recovered. It happened Tuesday, July 12th at M-40 and Marcellus Highway in Marcellus. Deputies found 15 bales concealed within a 2003 Chevrolet pickup truck. Each bale packed with bricks of marijuana. Two people were arrested at the scene for conspiracy to deliver marijuana over 45 kilograms a 15 year felony, delivery of marijuana over 45 kilograms, and possession of marijuana. The driver of the vehicle was also arrested for possession of a concealed weapon, and multiple counts of possession of a firearm while in the commission of a felony. The passenger Hector Manuel Diaz-Batista age 22 was arraigned in 4th district court of Cass County and is held on a $500,000 cash only bond. The driver will be arraigned Friday afternoon. Edited July 15, 2011 by garyfisher Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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