Cookies and candy were seized by the Wyoming Highway patrol near Evanston this week. Sergeant Stephen Townsend:
32-year-old Jason Holohan from Massachusetts and 32-year-old Joseph Griffin from California are both currently in custody and facing felony and misdemeanor charges. One of the two female passengers was cited and released for misdemeanor marijuana possession.
The 5 pounds of high grade marijuana has a street value of about $12,500 and the half-pound of hashish about $4,500. The individuals were enroute from California to Massachusetts.
Sergeant Townsend adds that they have had an increase this quarter in all types of drug seizures.