Denver man faces felony drug charges
September 19, 2019
A Denver man faces felony drug charges after a pound of marijuana was found in his vehicle during a traffic stop on Highway 585.
On September 7, a Sheriff’s Office deputy was patrolling Highway 585 near mile marker 12 when he observed a white passenger car traveling above the posted 70 mph speed limit. The deputy’s radar allegedly recorded an initial reading of 98 mph.
The deputy initiated a traffic stop and approached the vehicle. According to court reports, he noticed that three of the vehicle’s windows were open and the vehicle was occupied by two males.
The driver, Ayub Kouri, pro...