200 pounds of marijuana found outside Anderson motel

Feb 25, 2015 10:24 AM by News Staff

Anderson police found heroin and 200 pounds of marijuana inside a van parked at an Anderson motel late Tuesday night.

According to a new release from the Anderson Police Department, officers responded to a loitering call at the Best Western Anderson Inn on Gateway Drive just before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

When officers arrived they found five suspects in a sedan and a U-Haul van. Inside the van officers found 200 pounds of marijuana.

Police cited and released Vincent Vetter, 44 of Ukiah, Benjamin Muennich, 36 of Pennsylvania and Gregory George, 30 of Seattle for possession of marijuana greater than 28.5 grams. Andrea Reid, 25 of Kentucky was cited for possession of Heroin.

Additional drug charges are expected to be forwarded to the Shasta County District Attorney's Office.

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