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$1.4 million of synthetic weed seized in bust

3 years 6 months 2 weeks ago August 02, 2013 Aug 2, 2013 Friday, August 02 2013 August 02, 2013 2:08 PM in News
Source: Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office
By: Russell Jones

PORT ALLEN - Sheriff's deputies in Iberville and West Baton Rouge parishes announced a recent drug bust netted $1.4 million in synthetic marijuana.

Deputies arrested Kalid J. Jaber of Chalmette for speeding around 8:40 p.m. on Aug. 1. Investigators said after they had issues with his story, they checked his vehicle and founds bags of synthetic marijuana in the back.

After they searched the entire vehicle, deputies said they confiscated more than 325 pounds of synthetic marijuana.

Deputies booked Jaber into the West Baton Rouge Parish prison with a $1 million bond.


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