A Colorado man faces drug charges after being stopped by a state trooper on Interstate 80 in Buffalo County near the Minden exit.
The Nebraska State Patrol reports a trooper seized 37 lbs. of marijuana after stopping 55-year-old Raymond Perez of Log Lane Village, CO for following too closely. After getting consent to search the vehicle, the trooper found the marijuana in 37 packages concealed in an air compressor in the cargo area of the minivan Perez was driving.
Perez is in jail in Buffalo County, charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver.