INDIANA — A man from Elk Grove was arrested in Indiana for dealing and possession of marijuana after a traffic stop Tuesday morning around 11 a.m.
A trooper pulled over a Toyota minivan for speeding on I-70 and became suspicious of the story told by 43-year-old Elk Grove resident Tong Pan and his passenger 52-year-old Liandi Zhang.
After noticing a strong smell of marijuana and fabric dryer sheets coming from the van, he searched the vehicle and found luggage bags full of shrink-wrapped marijuana.
The estimated weight was more than 120 pounds.
Both Pan and Zhang were arrested and booked into the Marion County Jail.