Over 72 Grams of Pot Seized on I-70
KSAL Staff - October 31, 2016 11:44 am
Saline County Sheriff Office photo
A speeding car’s occupants are arrested on Interstate-70 for possession of marijuana.
A Saline County Sheriff’s Deputy clocked a car just west of Salina traveling at 89-mph just after midnight on Saturday and stopped the car near mile post 247.
The officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana and a search revealed numerous bags of pot products tagged with names like: Flow Rider, Skunk, Sour Diesel and Snake Venom.
Deputies arrested 19-year-old Jerry Townsend of Shell Knob, MO and 18-year-old Brandon Wisely of Holiday Island, AR.
Both are facing charges of possession and intent to distribute a hallucinogenic.
Deputies confiscated 72.9 grams of marijuana and paraphernalia from the 2005 Pontiac Grand AM the two men were in.