Harrison Police make 54 lbs. drug bust

(Courtesy Harrison Police Department)
(Courtesy Harrison Police Department)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Harrison Police have arrested a man on charges of drug trafficking Tuesday after 54 pounds of marijuana was found in his car.

Juan Perez-Garcia was going 81 miles per hour down I-74 when he was pulled over by police. Police found no I.D. or driver's license, and Garcia was not wearing his seatbelt.

Police were preparing to tow the car when the marijuana was found while taking inventory of the vehicle, after the decision was made to arrest Garcia for reckless driving.

Juan Perez-Garcia was driving a yellow 2000 Volkswagen Beetle.

This marks one of the largest drug busts for the Harrison Police Department.

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