Traveler allegedly tried to hide pot in vacuum-sealed bags, still got caught by airport drug-sniffing dog

Traveler allegedly tried to hide pot in vacuum-sealed bags, still got caught by airport drug-sniffing dog

That’s a lot of marijuana to try and sneak by drug-sniffing dogs.

Authorities caught a traveler al Nashville International Airport with over 25 pounds of marijuana in their luggage. Secondo i rapporti, enough of the drug was found that the traveler will be facing felony drug charges.

 A drug-sniffing dog at the Nashville International Airport reportedly alerted officers to two bags that had arrived on a Southwest flight from Colorado.

A drug-sniffing dog at the Nashville International Airport reportedly alerted officers to two bags that had arrived on a Southwest flight from Colorado. (iStock)

The arrest occurred Tuesday, WKRN rapporti. A drug-sniffing dog reportedly alerted officers to two bags that had arrived on a Southwest flight from Colorado.

The suspect reportedly refused to consent to have his bags searched, but authorities were able to obtain a search warrant.

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When officers inspected the bags, they reportedly found four vacuum-sealed bags containing clothing. Tucked away in the clothing were more vacuum-sealed bags that allegedly contained marijuana. Apparentemente, two layers of vacuumed-sealed bags weren’t enough to throw off the drug-sniffing dog.

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A police dog in a New Jersey airport recently made a completely different kind of discovery.

Fox News precedentemente segnalato that a U.S. Customs and Border Protection K-9 named Kody discovered 88 pounds of prohibited swine meat in a suitcase coming off a flight from Kosovo on Friday.

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Kody and his handler were examining luggage at the New Jersey airport when the dog alerted the CBP officer to a suspicious suitcase containing the meat. The passenger who claimed the suitcase admitted he had brought thehomemade sausages,” hanno detto i funzionari.

Swine meat cannot be imported into the U.S. from certain regions under U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations because of the risk of spreading an illness like foot-and-mouth disease.

Fox News’ James Leggate contributed to this report.

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