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More than 200 pounds of marijuana found during Omaha traffic stop

Posted at 1:34 PM, Jul 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-30 14:34:27-04

A 53-year-old California man was arrested in Omaha Monday morning as he was trying to transport hundreds of pounds of marijuana from St. Paul to Reno. 

According to a release, David Leslie was pulled over for a traffic violation where a Douglas County deputy's canine Fetch found illegal drugs inside the trailer of the vehicle. Leslie initially designed consent for the search. 

Leslie was booked for possession of marijuana more than a pound, possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and failure to affix a drug tax stamp.