A traffic stop by Nebraska State Patrol troopers on Interstate 80 resulted in the arrest of two California men and confiscation of thousands of illegal drug items, including edible marijuana.
NSP reports troopers stopped a sports utility vehicle Friday afternoon for running a stop sign after exiting I-80 at mile marker 324.
A search of the vehicle discovered a large amount of illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia, according to NSP, including thousands of package of THC edibles, THC liquids, and a small amount of cocaine; in total, 4,100 illegal drug items.
The driver, 29-year-old Jonathan Rodriguez and the passenger, 28-year-old David Batchelder, both from California, were arrested and charged with multiple drug offenses.
Both are being held in the Hamilton County Jail.