California Man Arrested During Traffic Stop After 66 Pounds of Marijuana Found in Duffle Bag

 Victor Curtis Morrison Jr., 34, from L.A. faces felony drug charges after being stopped by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday. The Interstate Criminal Enforcement team conducted a traffic stop on a 2020 Ford Expedition on Interstate 77 South at Tomlin Mill Road for a traffic violation. Deputies spoke with the driver and suspected drugs were in the vehicle. Canine Abby was called to the scene, and found 66 pounds of marijuana hidden in vacuum-sealed bags in a large duffel bag in the rear cargo area of the vehicle. The street value of the marijuana was $299,680, the sheriff’s office said. Morrison was arrested without incident and taken to the Iredell County Detention Center on multiple drug charges.

Author: Mike Jackson