Orono Man With $30K in Pot Facing Drug Charges
An Orono man is facing a felony drug trafficking charge after a traffic stop in Bowdoinham over the weekend.
Terrel Walker, 28, originally from New York and now residing in Orono, was charged with Class C Unlawful Trafficking of Marijuana and Class C Bail Violation.
Police on Monday stopped a vehicle headed south bound in Bowdoinham on I-295 driven by Walker.
Troopers learned that Walker was the subject of an outstanding Federal Arrest Warrant related to a drug trafficking arrest by Maine State Police PACE Team members in August of 2019.
Walker was also found to be in possession of more than 15 pounds of marijuana, packaged for commercial sale; $2,000 in cash; and a quantity of unmarked and unlabeled pills. The identification of the pills are pending a laboratory analysis. The marijuana is valued at approximately $30,000.
Also, in the vehicle was Eimel Evans, 25 ,of Augusta. Evans was arrested for a separate outstanding arrest warrant.