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Troopers seize several pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

Published: Jul. 21, 2021 at 9:09 AM CDT
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PIKE CO., Ind. (WFIE) - A traffic stop in Pike County led to the seizure of several pounds of weed.

Indiana State Police say they pulled over a car Tuesday afternoon on I-69 near the 55 miler-marker for speeding.

When they stopped the car, troopers say they smelled a strong odor of marijuana.

During a search, they say they found about 13 pounds of marijuana in the back seat and in the trunk.

ISP arrested 26-year-old Arthur Ward of California.

He is facing dealing and possession charges.

Indiana State Police seized about 14 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop.
Indiana State Police seized about 14 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop.(Indiana State Police)

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