Police Dog helps Officers find 1,500 lbs of Marijuana

Posted by Sagar Satapathy on June 26, 2018.

Chicago police busted a massive marijuana-racket and seized more than 1,500 pounds of cannabis products worth $10M.

As per a Facebook post of the cops, marijuana was found during a traffic stop. A CDP police dog alerted the officers to the smell of drugs loaded in a vehicle and trailer pulled over by Narcotics Unit officers and investigators ended up seizing more than 1,500 pounds of marijuana.

The cops also recovered other cannabis products and paraphernalia from the vehicle and arrested its driver, a 42-year-old man, who has been identified as Jason Tanner of Lakehead.

Police charged Tanner with Cannabis - possess more than 5000 grams, a felony and sent him to the custody immediately.

While interrogating Tanner, officers learned that the he was carrying the narcotics to Chicago from California.

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