Troopers seize $10K in pot after detecting strong odor during traffic stop

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(Photo Credit: Ohio State Highway Patrol)

(Photo Credit: Ohio State Highway Patrol)

LORAIN COUNTY — Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers found over $10,000 in marijuana in the car of a Michigan man during a traffic stop Saturday.

According to authorities, troopers stopped a 2014 Chrysler 300 for a following too closely violation on Interstate 80 eastbound in Lorain County at just before 7:30 p.m. May 14.

During the stop, troopers detected an odor of raw marijuana. A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed five one-gallon sized bags of marijuana worth $10,057.

The driver, Alan J. Davis, 22, of Plymouth, Mich., was charged with possession of marijuana and taken to Lorain County Jail.

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