180 Grams of Suspected Fentanyl Seized After Traffic Stop in Allen County
Written by WKTN Staff on March 1, 2023
A Kentucky man was arrested after a recent traffic stop in Allen County.
Troopers from the Ohio State Highway patrol stopped a vehicle on Interstate 75 for following too close and marked lanes violations.
While interacting with the occupants, troopers detected the odor of raw marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.
A probable cause search of the vehicle revealed a vacuum-sealed package in the center console containing 180 grams of suspected fentanyl.
The driver, 47 year old Timothy T. Massengale was incarcerated in the Allen County Jail and charged with possession of fentanyl
If convicted, he could face up to 11 years in prison and up to a $20,000 fine.