Saturday, December 16, 2017 7:40 a.m. CST
Mandan, N.D. (KFGO) – A 60-year-old Oregon man was arrested after 80 pounds of marijuana was found in his vehicle in Morton County, North Dakota.
The sheriff’s office says around 1 p.m. Thursday, a deputy conducted a traffic stop on I-94 for illegal window tint. During the stop, the deputy noticed several plastic totes in the back of the vehicle. The driver gave the deputy consent to search them. When the driver opened the totes, a strong odor of marijuana came from them. The driver admitted they did contain marijuana.
Ricky Fischer, of Culver, OR, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.
Fischer was travelling to Minneapolis, Minnesota.