Missouri man stopped for poor driving faces drug charges

On behalf of The Marks Law Firm, L.L.C. posted in Federal Crimes on Tuesday, February 28, 2012

A man driving home to Missouri is facing drug charges for allegedly trafficking marijuana.

While driving to Missouri authorities reportedly pulled the man over for driving erratically and other traffic violations. Authorities began to ask him questions, which apparently led officers to suspect the man was driving under the influence of a controlled substance.

After arresting the man and searching his vehicle officers allegedly found about a pound of marijuana. The man is now charged with possessing over three ounces of marijuana, possessing a schedule II controlled substance and trafficking a controlled substance.

The man could face a combined eight years behind bars for both the …