Houston man arrested for possessing 88 pounds of marijuana

Posted on June 21st, 2011 No Comments

A 46-year-old man from Houston was recently arrested by police in Louisiana after they discovered that he had 88 pounds of marijuana in his possession.

The man was pulled over on Interstate 10 in Lake Charles, LA, at around 8 a.m. on Friday by an officer with the Combined Anti-drug Task Force, who was performing routine traffic stops on several vehicles in the area. The officer smelled marijuana coming from the man’s SUV, and, after the man agreed to let the officer search is vehicle, 88 pounds of marijuana was found.

The man was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to sell. He is currently being held in Calcasieu Correctional Center on a $30,000 bond.

If you or someone you love has been charged with possessing or selling marijuana, please contact the Conroe drug crimes lawyers of Garg & Associates at 800-242-2151.

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