Clayton PD catch suspects with buckets of marijuana
Posted August 12, 2013
Clayton police arrested a man and woman Saturday after the department’s K-9 found five buckets filled with more than 80 pounds of marijuana.
Rodney Edward Watson, of 906 Government Road in Clayton, and Elizabeth Karen Price, of 859 Dalewood Drive in Raleigh, were each charged with trafficking marijuana by possession, trafficking marijuana by transporting and conspiring to traffic marijuana.
They were each held on an $80,000 secured bond.
Police dog Major sniffed out the 5-gallon buckets during a traffic stop that was initiated after a tip, officials said.