ABILENE, Kan. (KSNW) – A 49-year-old Missouri man was arrested following a traffic stop and search on Interstate 70 in Dickinson County on Tuesday.

According to the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office, just after 10 a.m., a deputy stopped an eastbound pickup truck for a traffic infraction.

The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office stopped a pickup on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023, and found marijuana and psilocybin mushroom candy bars. (Courtesy: Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office)

The office says the deputy detected the strong odor of marijuana, which led to a vehicle search. The search revealed the following:

  • 182 pounds of marijuana
  • 49 pounds of THC wax
  • 1,000 psilocybin mushroom candy bars
  • 11 pounds of psilocybin mushroom
  • 550 pre-rolled marijuana cigarettes packaged for sale
  • 128 pre-packaged four-gram marijuana packages

The sheriff’s office estimates the street value to be over $500,000.

The man was booked into the county jail on suspicion of intent to distribute marijuana, possession with intent to distribute certain hallucinogenic, and possession of drug paraphernalia.