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Ohio Lawmen Seize $4,500 In Marijuana During Traffic Stop

Trooper seized a large amount of drugs during a traffic stop over the weekend. Find out more.

Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized almost $4,500 worth of marijuana during a license plate violation stop over the weekend.

Troopers stopped the 2008 Dodge Charger on Interstate 80 in Lorain County at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday for failing to display a front license plate.

Approaching the vehicle, troopers smelled burnt marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.

A search revealed three gallon size bags containing roughly 447 grams of marijuana.

The driver, 21-year-old Jerald Bernard Robinson II from Canton, was taken into custody at the Lorain County Jail and charged with drug possession and trafficking according to the OHP.

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