Trooper Makes Pot Bust on I-90 Near South Beloit

Published 04/11 2014 04:30PM

Updated 04/11 2014 04:58PM

SOUTH BELOIT -- An Illinois State Trooper conducting a traffic stop ended up making a drug bust when he reportedly found three pounds of marijuana in the trunk.

Police say it happened Wednesday night at around 10:00 P.M. in the westbound lanes.  The trooper stopped a 2013 Toyota for speeding, but became suspicious and searched the vehicle, finding the pot.

37-year-old Stanley D. Sellers, 37, of Dubuque is charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver 500-2000 grams of Cannabis and Driving While License Suspended.

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