Man hits deer and found with 23 pounds of pot
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
SUTHERLIN, Ore. (AP) -- A Washington man is in custody after an Oregon State Patrol trooper watched him hit a deer near Sutherlin, Ore., and keep driving for seven miles.
At the stop on Monday night, the trooper found 23 pounds of marijuana in the man's car.
Now, 26-year-old Christopher Goheen of Olympia, Wash., faces charges of unlawful possession and delivery of a controlled substance.
The marijuana was valued at $57,000.