Ocala man arrested with marijuana purchased from dispensary by friend – Ocala News
An Ocala man was detained after he was stopped and found with marijuana that was purchased through a dispensary by his buddy.
An Ocala Police Department officer was conducting a routine patrol near Laurel Park Apartments and detected a dark grey BMW with a material enclosing the license plate. The officer stopped the driver, Jose Rivera, and also the officer reported he could smell raw marijuana emitting from the vehicle.
The officer searched the vehicle and found a small plastic bag with a green leafy stuff in it. In the trunk, the officer found that the brown shopping back labeled”Stoneo.” The tote also said it had 500 milligrams of THC. A sealed purple bag labeled”Dark Gummies” and read about the front”cannabis infused” was located, according to the incident report.
Because of the findings along with Rivera not using a valid marijuana medical card, Rivera was detained, along with also the green leafy material tested positive for THC. Rivera admitted the bags found in the trunk have been”edibles.” Rivera asserted he had a buddy purchase him from a medical marijuana dispensary at Ocala,” according to the report.
Rivera was hauled to the Marion County Jail on June 5 at which he was booked without any incident. Rivera was charged with drug possession and marijuana possession more than 20 g.