Man Arrested With 70 Pounds of Marijuana, Says Mendocino Sheriff’s Office
This is a press release from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 05-03-2017 at approximately 12:40 A.M., a Deputy was on uniformed patrol when he observed a sedan traveling in the area of North Highway 101 at Reynolds Highway in Willits, California.
The Deputy initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle due to a traffic violation and the vehicle yielded in the area of MM 48.5 on North Highway 101. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Nicholas Tow, who MCSO dispatch advised was on probation with the term obey all laws.
The Deputy searched Tow’s vehicle and located approximately 70 pounds of marijuana and documentation/paperwork related to the sales of marijuana.
The Deputy placed Tow under arrest for 11359 HS [Possession of Marijuana for Sale], 11360(a) HS [Transportation of Marijuana for Sale], and 1203.2 PC [Violation of Probation].
Tow was subsequently booked into the Mendocino County Jail where he was to be held in lieu of $50,000.00 bail.