- Associated Press - Thursday, April 5, 2018

FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) - Pinal County authorities say a traffic stop has turned up nearly 100 pounds (45 kilograms) of marijuana.

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office says 59-year-old Juan Espinoza was arrested Tuesday on several drug-related charges including the transportation and possession of marijuana.

A deputy stopped a Chevrolet driven by Espinoza for a moving violation on Interstate 10.

Train company claps back at Greta Thunberg over floor pic, notes 'first class' seat
FBI's wiretap of Trump campaign triggered by anonymous call
Academies probe possible 'white power' hand signs broadcast during Army-Navy game

The deputy noticed several inconsistencies in his interaction with the suspect.

A search of the vehicle found 72 bundles of marijuana concealed in the floor of the car.

It was not immediately known Thursday if Espinoza had an attorney.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide