Police: Drug dog finds 18 pounds of pot in car

Police: Drug dog finds 18 pounds of pot in car

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. - Police seized over 18 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop Thursday morning.

Police in Myrtle Creek stopped a 2000 Honda Accord with Washington plate on Interstate 5 just before 10 a.m.

An Oregon State Police drug dog led police to 18.6 pounds of marijuana.

Police arrested Juan Manual Gonzales, 28, and Nicholas Esquivel, 26, on charges of unlawful distribution and possession of marijuana.