`A man was caught with a quarter million dollars’ worth of marijuana Thursday evening after he was caught allegedly smoking a joint when police pulled him over on a traffic stop.
Police saw a man run a stop sign in at Kenneth Avenue and George Street on the city’s Northwest Side around 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
Police said the man, Jeffrey Populorum, 46, was smoking a joint when they pulled his car over.
When officers looked some more, they found 92 pounds of marijuana in the car, amounting to $250,000 worth.
Populorum was charged with felony possession of cannabis.’