Selective Enforcement Unit (SEU) PWID- Marijuana Arrests 08/04/2017

SUSPECTS/ARRESTED:   1)  FARLOW, Kevin B/M/30

                                             Resident 300 blk. E. Marion St. Lancaster PA

                                                2)  LARUE, Jerome B/M/27

                                                     Resident 1st blk. Park Ln. Lancaster PA

EVIDENCE SEIZED:           1)  422 grams of marijuana, approximate street value $1,400.00

                                                2)  Two digital scales

                                                3)  Numerous plastic bags for packaging

                                                4)  $1,068.00 in US currency

On August 4, 2017 (Fri.) officers assigned to the police bureaus Selective Enforcement Unit (SEU) conducted a vehicle stop in the 500 blk. N. Marshall St. on a silver Audi station wagon for an equipment violation.  Upon approach to the vehicle officers detected a strong odor of marijuana emanating from the interior of the car.  The driver, Jerome Larue, and passenger, Kevin Farlow, were removed from the vehicle.  A subsequent search of the car yielded the aforementioned evidence concealed in a black backpack located in the center of the rear seat.  Both occupants were arrested without incident.

Both suspects were charged by Officer Flurry with Possession With intent to Deliver Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia before DJ Jimenez. 

****The Bureau of Police is respectfully requesting that the media limit what is published to that which is on this news release and should the media become aware of any additional information, particularly the names of any witnesses or Lancaster residents in this case, it is requested that they refrain from publishing that information so as not to jeopardize the safety of anyone nor this ongoing investigation.****

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