Over 7-ounces of marijuana was recovered in a traffic stop on Diana Court at Baird Lane on Friday. The car in question was stopped for a noise violation. Front seat passenger Derevous Marquis Benford was allegedly seen by police throwing clumps of marijuana out the passenger side window prior to the officer approaching the car. As a result, Benford was charged with selling or possessing a felony amount of marijuana. A large sum of cash in Benford’s possession was also seized due to suspected drug activity.
Friday, March 17, 2017 9:29 pm