SD Traffic Stop Nets 54 Pounds Of Marijuana
by Associated Press
March 16, 2012 8:24 AM
Bond has been set at $10,000 for a Pennsylvania man who authorities say was caught with 54 pounds of marijuana in South Dakota.
Police allege that 31-year-old Robert Howells of Scranton, Pa., had the drugs in three duffel bags packed inside a rooftop carrier on the van he was driving when he was stopped for speeding and erratic driving on Interstate 90 in Brule County on Tuesday.
Howells faces two felony drug charges and a misdemeanor.