KSP: Traffic stop nets 75 pounds of marijuana

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KUTTAWA, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man was arrested in Caldwell County after troopers say they found 75 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle during a traffic stop.

Officers say they pulled over the vehicle on Tuesday in Lyon for a traffic violation.  Investigators say they noted several indicators of criminal behavior while conducting the traffic stop, and subsequently searched the vehicle.

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Troopers say during the search, they found marijuana edibles and over 75 pounds of high grade marijuana.

37-year-old Michael D. Wilson, of Edmonds, Washington, was arrested and charged with trafficking marijuana.

He was taken to the Caldwell County Jail.  A mugshot was not immediately available at the time of publication.