NAPLES, FL.-Collier County sheriff's deputies found 15 pounds of marijuana in a man's car during a routine traffic stop.
In an arrest affidavit obtained by WINK News it states 33 year old Mauricio Bermudez was arrested Friday afternoon after police found bags of marijuana in a car. Deputies stopped the car driving westbound on Interstate 75 for illegal tinted windows. During the stop, deputies smelled marijuana coming from the car and found a large brown cardboard box in the trunk. Deputies searched the car and found 19 heat sealed bags of marijuana.
The driver was released on the scene; however, deputies arrested the passenger Mauricio Bermudez.
Bermudez's bond was set at $12,000. He was arrested on charges for possession of marijuana narcotic paraphernalia.