Traffic Stop Nets Four Arrests, 162 lbs. of Pot - WCIV-TV | ABC News 4 - Charleston News, Sports, Weather

Traffic Stop Nets Four Arrests, 162 lbs. of Pot

Posted: Updated:
162 lbs. of compressed pot 162 lbs. of compressed pot
Four arrested Four arrested
Pot found in metal boxes in fuel tank Pot found in metal boxes in fuel tank

Authorities in Oklahoma County made a pot bust recovering more than 160 lbs. of marijuana and netting four arrests.

According to the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, a deputy stopped a white Ford Excursion that was straddling the lanes near I-35 and Hefner Rd.

After speaking with the driver, the deputy said he noticed conflicting reports about where the group of four was going and what they were doing -- so he set his drug dog "Axo" out to investigate.

The K9 hit on narcotics inside the SUV, and after investigating, the deputy and members of the Central Oklahoma Metro Interdiction Team found

three metal boxes inside the fuel tank with 162 lbs. of compressed pot inside.

All four people inside the SUV, all from El Paso, Texas, were arrested on marijuana trafficking charges and booked into the Oklahoma County Jail.

*Ismael Maldonado (d.o.b. 01/21/1992)

*Ismael Ramirez (d.o.b. 08/06/1992)

*Yannet Munoz (d.o.b. 08/17/1993)

*Janet Mejia (d.o.b. 10/28/1993)

  • Top Videos

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
Powered by WorldNow

ABCNews4 WCIV-TV

888 Allbritton Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-881-4444 | Advertising Information

Public Information File

For assistance with accessing WCIV-TV's public information file, click here.

Advertising

Advertising Credit Application and Terms and Conditions PDF.

Powered by WorldNow
All content Copyright © 2014 WCIV and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.