Troopers seize marijuana butter, chocolate, gummies

Troopers seized marijuana chocolate, candy and other items worth $65,000. (Ohio State Highway Patrol)

WARREN COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) – A Michigan man is behind bars following a discovery during a traffic stop in Warren County.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol stopped a car on I-75 in Warren County Thursday, for a marked lanes violation. As troopers walked toward the vehicle, they said they smelled raw marijuana.

A probable caused search revealed three lbs. of hydroponic marijuana, 10 lbs. of marijuana butter, three marijuana chocolate bars and 18 marijuana gummies. Troopers also discovered two marijuana plants on the rear floorboard.

The contraband has an approximate street value of $65,000.

The driver, Robert Vargason, Jr., 57, of Inkster, Mich., was incarcerated in the Warren County Jail and charged with possession of marijuana, a third-degree felony. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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