More than 300 grams of meth seized by state troopers during I-75 traffic stop

More than 300 grams of meth seized by state troopers during I-75 traffic stop
Jason Cundiff, 36, faces felony drug charges after Ohio state troopers say they found more than 300 grams of methamphetamine in his vehicle during a traffic stop in Warren County Aug. 6. (Source: Ohio State Highway Patrol)

WARREN COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - A Franklin man is facing felony drug charges after Ohio state troopers seized more than $37,000 in methamphetamine during an Aug. 6 traffic stop in Warren County, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Troopers say they pulled over Jason Cundiff, 36, for a license plate violation and following too close on Interstate 75 around 9 p.m.

After they approached the vehicle, authorities say the suspect fled and threw a bag out of the window of his sedan during the pursuit.

Troopers say after he voluntarily stopped, they seized 369 grams of methamphetamine — a value of approximately $37,269.

Cundiff is charged with possession and trafficking in a controlled substances, tampering with evidence and failure to comply with law enforcement.

He faces up to 25 years in prison and $50,000 fine if convicted.

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