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Police Seize $1.25M In Drugs During Traffic Stop
Updated July 10, 2017 10:22 AM | Filed under: Crime
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(MORGAN CO.) - Authorities in Morgan County seized an estimated $1.25 million in drugs following a traffic stop.

Officers from the Morgan County P.A.C.E. team pulled over a vehicle along Interstate 70 on Wednesday and during the stop officers suspected criminal activity.

During a search of the car, police found an estimated 31,000 vape tubes containing THC. Police say the drugs have a street value of approximately $1.25 million.

THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the chemical compound in marijuana responsible for a euphoric high.

Police arrested 33-year-old Ryan Ferrand of New York on charges of possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance. He is being held at the Morgan County Jail.

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