$75,000 worth of pot found hidden in a hockey bag by Ohio State - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

$75,000 worth of pot found hidden in a hockey bag by Ohio State Highway Patrol

$75,000.00 pot bust in Summit County. (Source: Ohio State Highway Patrol) $75,000.00 pot bust in Summit County. (Source: Ohio State Highway Patrol)

A Washington state man is behind bars, after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers find $75,000 worth of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop.

Troopers said 29 vacuum sealed bags of pot were inside a hockey bag. Troopers also said they found a suitcase with a pound of marijuana inside the vehicle.

The traffic stop happened on Nov. 1 on the Ohio Turnpike in Summit County.

Driver Michael Marcello, 30, was pulled over for several traffic violations.

Marcello is charged with possession and trafficking in marijuana.

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