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Person arrested after police search vehicle, finds marijuana

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A person was arrested Thursday night after police searched the vehicle the person was driving and found marijuana.

According to police, an officer stopped a car in the 4200 block of Randall Parkway because a light was out. When they approached the vehicle they noticed a small safe on the passenger side of the floor board.

The officer asked what was in the safe and the driver said it was his mother's pain medication. The officer asked to search it and the driver said yes.

According to police, 6.4 grams of weed, digital scales, and packaging materials were found inside of the safe.

The driver was arrested for possession and intent to sell marijuana.

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