20 pounds of marijuana taken off Kootenai County streets

20 pounds of marijuana taken off Kootenai County streets

Deputies arrested two men in Coeur d’Alene on Tuesday for alleged drug trafficking and possessing 20 pounds of marijuana, among other offenses.

According to the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were performing a routine patrol when they pulled over a car that wasn’t obeying traffic laws. Inside the car they found Brandon S. Garrett, 34, and Crishun J. Singleton, 38, as well as some illegal drugs.

Both men were arrested for trafficking marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, and Garrett was additionally charged for driving while suspended.

During the arrest, deputies seized 20 pounds of marijuana, paraphernalia, and items from a home grow, as well as a handgun.

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