An Omaha man is jailed after a weekend traffic stop for speeding leads to the seizure of 107 lbs. of marijuana.
Just after 9:00 a.m., Saturday, July 27, a trooper stopped an eastbound 2013 Chevy Malibu for speeding on Interstate 80 near mm 438, in west Omaha. Upon approaching the vehicle the trooper smelled the odor of marijuana. A probable cause search led to the seizure of 107 lbs. of marijuana. The marijuana was contained in two bundles wrapped in black plastic in the trunk of the car.
The driver and lone occupant of the vehicle, Kortney J. Cunegin (M), 27, Omaha was lodged in the Sarpy County Jail on a charge of possession of marijuana with intent to deliver.