Defendant was stopped by police for a noisy muffler and the fact his front passenger window was tinted darker than the State legal limit. The officer conducting the traffic stop noticed an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle and had his K9 partner conduct a free air sniff. The K9 gave a positive alert to the odor of narcotics. Police recovered a clear bag of marijuana and arrested the Defendant for Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Paraphernalia.
RESULT: After intense negotiations with the State, Attorney obtained a No Conviction on the Charge of Possession. Two traffic tickets issued for unsafe vehicle condition were dismissed!