Nacogdoches officer catches Ark. man with weed, police say

Carlos Allen mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.
Carlos Allen mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches Police officer arrested an Arkansas man Friday morning after he reported finding four pounds of marijuana in a hidden compartment of the vehicle.

According to the report, an officer stopped a 2011 Toyota driven by Carlos Marcellis Allen, 34, of Hot Springs, Ark., on a traffic violation.

Officers searched the vehicle and found four pounds marijuana in the spare tire compartment of the vehicle.

Allen is charged with possession of marijuana, a state jail felony.

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