Another motorist busted for weed on Hwy 58
A Patrick, Va. man was arrested in Mecklenburg on Tuesday, following a traffic stop in which authorities discovered marijuana.
Mecklenburg County Deputy Davis Cumbia, while on patrol in the area of Hwy 58 and Hwy 1 on Tuesday, noticed a vehicle with defective brake lights.
Cumbia initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of the two highways. While Cumbia was speaking with the driver, he detected the smell of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.
After searching the vehicle, a green leafy substance, which tested positive for marijuana was discovered.
The driver, Mario Hariston, 34, was issued three summons, possession, driving on a suspended license and defective equipment.