CHICAGO (CBS) — A south suburban Calumet City man was charged last week with carrying 41 bags of marijuana — totaling 31 grams — on a Metra train.
Darris L. Johnson, 45, faces a felony marijuana possession charge, according to Metra Police.READ MORE: Patients Left With A Lot Of Questions After Center For Covid Control Testing Sites Temporarily Shut Down, State Investigates Complaints
A conductor on Metra Electric train 754 on Friday noticed a strong smell of marijuana and told officers on the train, Metra said.READ MORE: Chicago Rapper Vic Mensa Arrested After Customs And Border Protection Agents Say They Found Drugs In Bag At Dulles International Airport
They searched the man in a coach car and found 41 small baggies, according to officials.
Johnson was taken to the Cook County Jail in Chicago, where he is next scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 16.MORE NEWS: No Communication With Firefighters Before Baby Was Found Dead Outside Fire Station; Could Baby Boxes Be A Last-Resort Option In Cases Like This?
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