Over 200 pounds of marijuana found during traffic stop

Posted By: Kelly Bradley


OMAHA, Neb. – A 53-year-old California man was arrested in Omaha Monday morning as he was trying to transport hundreds of pounds of marijuana from St. Paul to Reno. 

According to a release, David Leslie was pulled over for a traffic violation where a Douglas County deputy’s canine Fetch found illegal drugs inside the trailer of the vehicle. Leslie initially denied consent for the search. 

Leslie was booked for possession of marijuana more than a pound, possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and failure to affix a drug tax stamp. 

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