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South Precinct Detectives Seize 35 lb Marijuana Shipment; One man Arrested

9/5/2013

September 5, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Acting on a citizen’s tip, South Precinct undercover detectives on Wednesday arrested a suspected local drug dealer after he picked up a 35 pound shipment of marijuana sent here from California.
          
Abdifatah Adan, 30, is jailed in lieu of $35,000 bond on a felony marijuana charge.
          
Adan was seen picking up a parcel at a Linbar Drive apartment.  He drove away in his 2005 BMW and was stopped by officers minutes later. The high quality hydroponic marijuana, with a street value in excess of $100,000, was bundled in separate large bricks.
          
In addition to the marijuana, detectives also seized the BMW and $1,241 cash.

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seized marijuana

Abdifatah Adan