Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Bust


West Terre Haute Police say they found $25,000 worth of marijuana during a traffic stop on Labor Day.

Police stopped the car for speeding on I-70 near Darwin Road.

Officers say they could smell marijuana coming from the vehicle and during a search of the car, police say they found 11.7 lbs of raw marijuana in the trunk.

Police arrested Garett Morley, 24, of Washington and Stephanie Renault, 22, of Petersburg.

Police say the pair told them they bought the marijuana in Colorado and were bringing it back to Indiana.

Both face charges of Maintaining a Common Nuisance, Dealing Marijuana and Possession of Marijuana.

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