NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - From the Nacogdoches County Constable, Pct. 4
NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas - The Nacogdoches County Constable Office precinct 4 , conducted a traffic stop that resulted in a seizure of three pounds of marijuana found in the trunk of the vehicle late Wednesday night. Constable Bridges stated that Deputy Constable Allen stopped a Chrysler pt. cruiser on highway 59 for a traffic violation. Both subject were very nervous and gave conflicting statements about there story.
Both subjects refused consent to search the motor vehicle, and Deputy Allen conducted a free air search with his K-9, Miko. K-9, Miko is a certified narcotics detector dog. K-9, Miko alerted to the trunk of the vehicle and gave several indications of a positive alert. Due to the K-9 alert to the motor vehicle, officers had probable cause to search the vehicle. In the trunk of the vehicle, Deputy Allen located approximately 3 pounds of marijuana.