Major Marijuana Bust

On Tuesday morning, 39-year-old Samuel Eugene Rogers was arrested for Felony Possession of Marijuana.

Around 10:30 a.m. the Drug Interdiction Unit observed a black Mazda 3 speeding on Highway 287 going southbound. A traffic stop was initiated, and the officer detected the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.

Rogers admitted to having marijuana in the vehicle, and during a search of the vehicle officers discovered 11 bags of marijuana weighing a total of 10.73 pounds.

Rogers was arrested and his vehicle was impounded and seized as a result of being used in a Felony.