Traffic Violation Stop Results in Drug Arrest
The Montgomery County Precinct 5 Constable’s office made stopped a white Ford truck for traffic violations on Nichols Sawmill Road near the intersection of Turtle Dove Lane in the Turtle Creek Subdivision in Magnolia, Texas. When the deputy approached the vehicle he noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Upon further search of the vehicle, the deputy was able to find 1 pound 2.6 ounces of marijuana and 1.6 grams of heroin.
Jarrod Grochett, 26, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. Both Felony Three charges are punishable by 10 years in jail and a fine up to $10,000.
Source: Chief Chris Jones MCCO 5