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ISP: Over 70 Pounds Of Pot Seized In Hancock County Traffic Stop

State police pulled over an SUV for weaving in and out traffic lanes, in ISP found 78 lbs. of pot in the trunk

GREENFIELD, Ind. -- Somebody's 4/20 celebration may have been spoiled today.

Those the words of Indiana State Police Sgt. John Perrine on Twitter this afternoon, as a traffic stop yielded 78 pounds of marijuana along I-70 in Greenfield.

State police pulled over 51-year-old Christian Elie of Colorado for weaving in and out traffic lanes. Troopers were suspicious and search his SUV and found the pot stowed in the trunk.

Elie and his passenger, 42-year-old Austin Johnson of Indianapolis, are in the Hancock County jail facing felony drug charges.

(PHOTO: m-guuci/Thinkstock)

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