Created on Tuesday, 14 January 2014 Written by BY THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Matthew Walland, 30, of New Carlisle, was charged with felony possession of drugs following a traffic stop Sunday morning on U.S. Route 68 near Township Road 51.
Troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol report that Mr. Walland was stopped for a speed violation about 8 a.m.
An odor of marijuana was observed coming from the vehicle, and a search of the vehicle was conducted. A small amount of marijuana was found inside the vehicle, and a search of the trunk revealed a trash bag with a large amount of marijuana.
He was transported to the Logan County Jail.