EXPIRED VEHICLE WITH POT

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On Friday, June 10, at approximately 11:50 pm, an officer stopped a 2011 Buick Regal operated by Joseph Jacobs, age 37, of Catasauqua, PA on Route 31 North near Halstead Street after a computer inquiry revealed that the vehicle’s registration was expired. During the stop, the officer detected the odor of burnt marijuana inside of the vehicle and also observed a piece of burnt marijuana on Mr. Jacobs’ shirt. A search produced a bag of marijuana inside of the vehicle. Mr. Jacobs was therefore charged with Possession of Under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Operating a Motor Vehicle While In Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, and Driving An Expired Vehicle. He was released ROR.