A strong smell of marijuana wafted from the Toyota Tacoma, and, with the help of a police dog, deputies found the roughly $330,000 worth of pot in the pickup, authorities said.
Imagine being pulled over by police, and having your Christmas presents taken away. Police immediately noticed the "strong odor of raw marijuana", the York News Timesreports, and promptly found 60 (!) pounds and $336,000-worth ($336,000!) of pot in the auto.
Lt. Vrbka said the two elderly people indicated they were from Clearlake Oaks, Calif., and were headed for Vermont.
Though many states have legalized marijuana to varying degrees, Nebraska is not among them. "Legalization of marijuana for any goal has proven to be a risky proposition because the controls placed on its use in other states have fallen short", Nebraska governor Pete Ricketts said in 2015. He posted 10 percent of his $100,000 bond and has been released from jail.
Israeli tank, aircraft hit Gaza after rocket fire
The Israel-Gaza tensions have apparently been fed by Washington's recognition last week of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Palestinians in the coastal territory have recently fired both rockets and mortar rounds into the Jewish State.
Fort Snelling wreath-laying ceremony honors veterans
Volunteers hope to cover more than 5,000 graves with a holiday wreath at the Wilmington National Cemetery on Saturday at noon. The Wreaths Across America caravan traveled earlier this month from Columbia Falls, Maine, where the wreaths were made.
Apple admits iPhones slow down as they get older
For the iPhone 7 , scores were pretty much identical across iOS 10.2.0, iOS 10.2.1, and iOS 11.1.2. Apple will replace your battery for free if your phone is under warranty, according to The Verge .