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Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

Published May 07. 2013 05:03PM

A traffic stop in Monroe County led to drug charges.

Pocono Mountain Regional police stopped a vehicle on Friday, May 3, about 9:53 a.m. along SR940 at the Mount Pocono Plaza for a inspection sticker violation. While speaking with the driver, identified as Maria Colon, 42, of Tobyhanna, officers smelled the odor of brunt marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.

A further investigation revealed Colon had a small amount of marijuana inside the vehicle. Charges were filed, police said.

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