Falfurrias man arrested on felony pot possession

Sentinel photo/Mike Reddell
Bay City police officers, Sgt. Philip Hester and Maximus, with the Matagorda County Sheriff’s Department, show off the 100 pounds of marijuana recently removed from a flatbed truck involved in an accident..

   South Texas man driving a flatbed truck was arrested on felony possession of more than 100 pounds of marijuana after causing an accident Wednesday, Sept. 23, Bay City police said. 
   The suspect, from Falfurrias, got the officers’ attention while they were investigating the accident in the 2100 block of Seventh. 
   Reports show officers noticed the driver was nervous and anxious to leave the location – offering to pay damages to the other driver’s vehicle.  
   Officers found this suspicious and began questioning the South Texas man, police said.  

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