Nearly $4,700 worth of prescription drugs were seized and two Michigan residents arrested after a traffic stop in Findlay on Saturday evening, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported.
Troopers stopped a 2013 Kia Optima, with Illinois license plates, for several traffic violations on southbound Interstate 75 at 8:13 p.m. Saturday.
Troopers said they detected the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.
A search revealed 30 oxycodone pills, 140 Percocet pills, 96 Xanax pills and one Alprazolam pill. The pills have an approximate street value of $4,700, according to the patrol.
The driver, Nkwane Young, 24, of Clinton Township, Mich., and a passenger, Detron Edward Jr., 19, of Detroit, were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance, a third-degree felony. Both are being held in the Hancock County jail.
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