Ohio man stopped on the turnpike with a trunk full of marijuana

Ohio man stopped on the turnpike with a trunk full of marijuana

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A 34-year-old Pickerington man is jailed on marijuana charges.

Troopers stopped Danny Upchurch on Nov. 2 for an equipment violation. He was eastbound on I80 in a 2015 rented Ford Fusion when he was pulled over.

While talking to Upchurch troopers noticed a strong smell of marijuana.

A probable cause search revealed more than a pound of marijuana along with marijuana edibles in his trunk.

The drugs has a street value of $6,830.

Upchurch is being held in the Erie County Jail . He's charged with possession.

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