Corning Police find hundreds of pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

Corning Police Department conducted a traffic stop on the night of Oct. 25 that led to officers finding hundreds of pounds of marijuana.

Posted: Oct 26, 2019 9:46 AM
Updated: Oct 26, 2019 9:56 AM

CORNING, Calif. - Corning Police Department conducted a traffic stop on the night of Oct. 25 that led to officers finding hundreds of pounds of marijuana.

While officers conducted a traffic stop, they say the driver fled on foot. This leaving the vehicle in drive and causing it to roll down the road.

Officers stopped the vehicle before it struck a power pole.

A search of the vehicle was conducted, where officers say approximately 400 pounds of marijuana was found. 

The search for the suspect was unsuccessful. 

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