|COLUMBUS – Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed felony drug |
charges against a Michigan man and woman after a traffic stop in Wood
County. During the traffic stop, troopers seized more than 9 pounds of
marijuana edibles, 26 mason jars of THC Kool-Aid, 92 THC vape
cartridges, and 15 grams of hashish wax worth $27,500.
On February 16, at 7:15 p.m., troopers stopped a 2005 Scion XB with
Michigan registration for a speed violation on Interstate 75. While
interacting with the occupants, troopers detected an odor of raw
marijuana and observed marijuana in plain view. A probable cause search revealed the contraband.
The driver, Natasha L. Graham, 35, of Waterford, Mich., and passenger,
Don S. Spillers Jr., 37, of Pontiac, Mich., were incarcerated in the Wood
County Justice Center and charged with possession and trafficking in
marijuana, both third-degree felonies, and possession and trafficking in THC, both fifth-degree felonies. If convicted, each could face up to eight
years in prison and up to a $25,000 fine.
Troopers seize $27,500 worth of marijuana, hashish and THC in Wood County