Troopers seize $75,000 worth of marijuana in Summit County

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Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized 25 pounds of marijuana worth approximately $75,000 during a traffic stop.

Troopers stopped a 2012 GMC Sierra 1500 with Ohio registration for a speed violation on the Ohio Turnpike on Jan. 23.

A probable cause search revealed the contraband.

The suspect, Sean Jimenez, 26, of Pembroke Pines, Fla., was incarcerated in the Summit County Jail and charged with possession and trafficking in marijuana, both third-degree felonies.

If convicted, he could face up to six years in prison and up to a $20,000 fine.

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