North Dakota Highway Patrol makes 183-pound marijuana bust

NDHP Marijuana Bust

The North Dakota Highway Patrol arrested a California man Monday after finding 183 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle during a traffic stop.  The man was headed eastbound on I-94 between Mandan and Bismarck.  He was pulled over for minor traffic violations in a construction zone.  The trooper detected a strong marijuana smell and the driver, 71-year-old Harold Miller, admitted to having marijuana in the vehicle.  Miller was arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia.  The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the street value of the marijuana is $700,000 and is one of their largest drug busts.