17 Pounds of Suspected Marijuana Seized in Superior
Posted at: 08/23/2013 12:55 PM
| Updated at: 08/23/2013 1:14 PM
By: EMILY HAAVIK
Superior Police announced Friday that they seized over 17 pounds of suspected marijuana during a narcotics investigation last week.
Police said they conducted an investigation into the illegal distribution of marijuana in Superior on Aug. 14.
A search warrant was executed, and police seized over 17 pounds of suspected marijuana from a residence on the 1000 block of N. 18th Street, according to authorities.
Police said they arrested 61-year-old Danilo V. Polonia as a result.
Polonia is charged with two counts of Manufacture/Delivery of THC (Marijuana) and one count of Possession with Intent to Deliver, according to the police department. Authorities said the street value of the suspected marijuana is approximately $20,000.
According to the District Attorney's Office, Polonia's preliminary hearing will be Aug. 28.
Police said three other suspects were arrested and charged in connection with the incident: Marko Garramone, 26; Dakotah Hartshorn, 21; and Jonathan Polonia, 24.
The investigation is ongoing.