Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Tuesday, 31 March 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  49°
High 83°
Wednesday
Low  47°
High 88°
Thursday
Low  38°
High 71°
Friday
Low  35°
High 61°
Saturday
Low  45°
High 72°
Sunday
Low  49°
High 82°
Monday
Low  50°
High 84°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 71°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Marijuana Seized In Traffic Stop
09/30/2009

Approximately 225 pounds of marijuana was seized on Sept. 20, after officers smelled the odor coming from the vehicle during a routine traffic stop. Roberta J. Muth, 44, of Arizona, is being held for allegedly trafficking the illegal substance after being stopped for speeding.

According to the Texas County Court Clerk's Office, officers pulled over a silver 2004 Kia displaying Arizona plates on September 20, for speeding. Officers reported smelling raw marijuana coming from the interior of the vehicle. Upon completion of the routine traffic stop, officers asked to search the vehicle. Muth denied, officers then deployed the K-9 unit, where the canine made a positive alert for the presence of illegal narcotics.

The report in the Guymon Daily Herald states that officers began searching the vehicle, where they located bundles of a green leafy substance located in several areas. In the trunk of the vehicle, three gunny sacks with bundles of the green leafy substance were located and also two heat sealed bags. Also located in the trunk was a backpack that contained bundles of the green leafy substance. A suitcase was located that contained four heat sealed bags containing the green leafy substance.

Officers then reportedly took the vehicle for further investigation and also Muth in for questioning. The samples taken from the bundles later tested positive for marijuana, they were then weighed. Officers reportedly confiscated approximately 225 pounds.

Muth is being charged with trafficking illegal drugs, marijuana, within 2000 feet of a school or park and possession of CDS without a tax stamp, both felonies. She is being held at the Texas County Detention Center on a bond of $250,000.

© Copyright Guymon Daily Herald
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
LPD Makes Arrest In Death Investigation
Stabbing Leads To An Arrest
Liberal Police Seek Shooting Suspects
Couple Arrested In 1992 Dodge City Murder
10 Finalists Named in Rotary Cub Grocery Grab
Garden City Tank Manufacturing Plant Cuts 80 Jobs
Redskins Ground Eagles in Baseball Opener
Baker Arts Center Receives Grant
Voter Citizenship Lawsuit Filed With The Supreme Court
Plan Advances To Allow Conceal Carry Without Permit
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Tyrone Fire Department Receives Training
Phon-a-Thon at SCCC/ATS Starts Strong
Emporia Edges Liberal in First Round of Titan Classic
Seward Stays Hot Sweeping Clarendon
Couple Arrested In 1992 Dodge City Murder
Liberal Police Seek Shooting Suspects
Champion Horse Continues Winning and Gears for Guymon
Poetry Contest At SCCC/ATS
Saints Sweep Rose State
Seward Softball Blows Past Storm
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group