FLORENCE, Ariz. — Authorities say a California man has been arrested in
Arizona after nearly two pounds of high-grade marijuana was found in his rental
Pinal County Sheriff’s officials say 25-year-old Vonheinrick Geneve of San
Francisco, is being held on suspicion of marijuana possession, transportation of
marijuana and possession of marijuana for sale.
It was unclear Tuesday if he has a lawyer.
A sheriff’s deputy stopped the car Geneve was driving on Interstate 10 in the
unincorporated area of Eloy for a traffic offense.
The deputy reported smelling a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle
and noticed a clear film canister containing marijuana in the car’s open center
Authorities say a search of the vehicle turned up a backpack containing 1.88
pounds of hydroponic marijuana and a digital scale.