BOONE COUNTY (WREX) — Two men have been arrested and charged after the Boone County Sheriff’s Office found 5,000 grams of cannabis and cannabis concentrate during a traffic stop.
Officials say on Saturday, a vehicle driven by Nikolas Manchen, 22, was stopped on U.S. 20 for traffic violations. During a search of the vehicle, authorities say they found the cannabis.
Manchen and his passenger, 19-year-old Reid Carlson, were arrested and charged with unlawful possession with intent to deliver cannabis.
They were taken to the Boone County Jail where they remain awaiting bond.