70 pounds of pot found in toolbox following traffic stop

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INDIANAPOLIS (WANE) Indiana State Police found 70 pounds of what’s believed to be marijuana after a trooper stopped a pickup truck for a traffic violation on I-70 Tuesday afternoon in central Indiana.

The trooper became suspicious of the North Carolina Driver and a search of the vehicle turned up the suspected pot, individually wrapped in two pound packages, inside a toolbox in the bed of the pickup.

Timothy Patrick Houghton was transported to the Marion County Arrestee Processing Center and incarcerated for Dealing Marijuana over 10 pounds, a Level 5 Felony and Possession of Marijuana, a Level 6 Felony.

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