OSHP seize Nitrous Oxide tanks, marijuana during traffic stop. - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

OSHP seize Nitrous Oxide tanks, marijuana during traffic stop.

(Source: OSHP) (Source: OSHP)

SUMMIT COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized 939 pounds of Nitrous Oxide in a felony drug arrest in Summit County. 

Police stopped a car on the Ohio Turnpike driven by 41-year-old Evangelos Scullion of New York for a traffic violation.

After criminal indicators were observed, police say they found the Nitrous Oxide and a baggie of marijuana after a probable cause search of the vehicle.

Police say the Nitrous Oxide is valued at about $177,471. 

Scullion was charged with trafficking in harmful intoxicants and could face up to 18 months in prison if convicted.

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