On Saturday, Feb. 8 a deputy with the Trinity County sheriff’s office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 299 near Slattery Pond near Junction City, Calif.
The deputy initiating the traffic stop was a Trinity County sheriff’s office K9 unit. The K9 was used during the stop and alerted to the presence of controlled substance in the vehicle. A search of the vehicle resulted in locating $794 in U.S. currency and 71 pounds of processed marijuana.
The driver of the vehicle, Douglas Wayne Engelbert, age 47, of Park City, Utah was arrested and booked into the Trinity County jail on possession and transportation of marijuana for sale. He posted bail the $75,000 bail on Feb. 11.
Douglas Wayne Engelbert