Man Arrested after Backpack Full of Suspected Marijuana Found


A Richmond man was stopped by police after he was observed walking with a backpack that allegedly had nearly 200 grams of suspected marijuana inside.

Police report that 33 year old Daniel Diles of Laurel street was wanted on a warrant, and they subsequently detained him. When the backpack was searched, the substance suspected to be marijuana was located. Diles eventually admitted to officers that the drugs belonged to him. He was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana and lodged in the detention center.