Clayton police seize 87 pounds of pot
Posted November 13, 2008 2:30 p.m. EST
Updated November 13, 2008 5:18 p.m. EST
Clayton, N.C. — Clayton Police have interrupted a marijuana distribution network in which pot was packaged and sent into the state using a corporate shipping company.
The investigation is ongoing, so few details about the operation were available. So far, 87 pounds – a street value of $400,000 – of marijuana have been seized.
Glen Allen, Clayton chief of police said, “This is the largest drug seizure in Clayton’s history," Police Chief Glen Allen said.
Police K-9 "Justice" and his handler, Officer W.C. McIntosh intercepted about a half-dozen shipments.
No arrests have been made.