Channeling equal parts Hunter S. Thompson and Willy Wonka, a California man found himself behind bars earlier this week after Missouri police ended his cross-county quest to sweeten the lives of stoners.
Kansas City Star via YouTube Pot chocolate: It's the munchie that give you the munchies.
On Tuesday, Jeffrey J. Woo, 42, of Ladera Ranch, California, was stopped by a Missouri Highway Patrol trooper while driving east on Interstate 70 in Lafayette County, around 30 miles from Kansas City. The trooper pulled over Woo's 2015 Infiniti QX60 for a traffic violation, and repordedly noticed Woo's "inconsistencies and deceptive behavior."
When the trooper searched the vehicle, he uncovered 400 pounds of marijuana chocolate bars stashed in boxes in the SUV's cargo area.More »