Investigation in Orange Park leads to seizure of $21K worth of pot
Deputies: 7 pounds of marijuana illegally shipped, packaged to be sold on street
ORANGE PARK, Fla. – An investigation in Orange Park led to the seizure of about 7 pounds of marijuana, the Clay County Sheriff's Office announced Monday.
The marijuana seized has an estimated street value of $21,000, deputies said.
"This isn’t marijuana being used for medicinal purposes, distributed by a licensed professional," the Sheriff's Office said in a news release. "This is product illegally shipped and packaged to be sold on the street -- at the hands of criminals."
The investigation was conducted by the Sheriff's Office Narcotics and Street Crimes Unit in partnership with the United States Postal Inspection Service.
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