$750,000 illegal marijuana grow bust: more than 110 pounds seized, 2 arrested in Colorado

More than 110 pounds of marijuana was seized and two people were arrested following the bust of an illegal marijuana grow operation in El Paso County on Wednesday. Members of the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Rural Enforcement Outreach, SWAT, Crime Reduction Unit and the Metro Vice Narcotics Intelligence executed…

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3 arrested for selling synthetic cannabinoids linked to Illinois deaths

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The owner of a Chicago convenience store and two employees have been charged with selling synthetic marijuana that has been linked to two deaths. Federal prosecutors have charged 48-year-old Fouad Masoud and 44-year-old Jad Allah, both of suburban Justice, and 44-year-old Adil Khan Mohammed of Chicago with…

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Former NBA player Glen “Big Baby” Davis arrested on marijuana charges

Published: Mar 17, 2018, 11:49 am • Updated: Mar 17, 2018, 11:51 am By The Associated Press ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Police say former NBA player Glen “Big Baby” Davis was arrested in a Maryland hotel last month on drug possession and distribution charges. WMAR-TV in Baltimore reports that Davis was arrested…

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Nebraska woman arrested after offering to sell marijuana on Snapchat

Published: Mar 6, 2018, 3:55 pm • Updated: Mar 6, 2018, 3:55 pm By The Associated Press BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A 19-year-old Nebraska woman is facing several charges after Beatrice Police responded to her social media post offering to sell marijuana. Beatrice Police Sergeant Jay Murphy says an officer…

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2 arrested after large illegal marijuana grow found at Colorado Springs home

Published: Feb 23, 2018, 1:16 pm • Updated: Feb 23, 2018, 1:36 pm By Ellie Mulder, The Gazette Katia Sanchez. (Photo provided by Colorado Springs Police Department) Two people were arrested Wednesday after authorities discovered 352 marijuana plants, 1,300 cloned plants and 33 pounds of refined marijuana in a Colorado…

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Colorado marijuana activist arrested in Oklahoma for felony possession with intent to distribute

Published: Feb 21, 2018, 3:24 pm • Updated: Feb 21, 2018, 3:31 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff A Colorado cannabis activist arrested in Oklahoma on drug charges following a traffic stop claims a state trooper targeted the vehicle she was driving because it had Colorado license plates. Regina…

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New Mexico woman arrested for allegedly giving infused candy to daughter

Published: Jan 31, 2018, 10:34 am • Updated: Jan 31, 2018, 10:35 am By The Associated Press LAS CRUCES, N.M. — A southern New Mexico woman is facing charges after authorities say she gave her 13-year-old daughter marijuana candy. The Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that Sylvia Rubio…

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Elderly California Couple Arrested Again With Cannabis “Gifts” and Duffel Bag Full of Cash

Elderly California Couple Arrested Again With Cannabis “Gifts” and Duffel Bag Full of Cash The same elderly couple from California arrested last month for transporting 60 pounds of cannabis which they claimed to be given away as Christmas gifts were caught again in Nebraska. However, this time they were suspected…

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California couple busted in Nebraska last month with weed “gifts” arrested again on way home

Published: Jan 10, 2018, 11:06 am • Updated: Jan 10, 2018, 11:06 am By The Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — A California couple arrested in Nebraska last month for carrying 60 pounds of marijuana they described as family Christmas gifts have again been arrested in Nebraska, this time on suspicion…

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