Police K9 Discovers 6 Pounds of Marijuana

Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 13:35
Location: 7800 Jim Wells Drive

Offense: Possession of Marijuana (Health and Safety Code Section 481.121) 3rd Degree Felony
Case Number: 1701250067

Corpus Christi Police arrested 31 year old Rodney Eulenfeld (12/25/1985) for possession of 6 pounds of marijuana after the contraband was discovered on a traffic stop yesterday afternoon.

A Corpus Christi Police Officer conducted a traffic stop at the 7800 block of Jim Wells Drive near Oso Parkway in the area of Yorktown and Staples at 1:35pm Wednesday afternoon. The Officer conducted a traffic stop of a 2006 black Jeep Commander for the driver using the cell phone while driving. The Officer had his K9, Tanja, on the traffic stop and had the dog conduct a search of the exterior of the vehicle. The dog, Tanja, indicated there was contraband in the Jeep, which led the Officer to discover 6 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $30,000 dollars.

The Officer arrested the driver, Rodney Eulenfeld for Possession of Marijuana. The Officer seized the marijuana as evidence, impounded the vehicle, and delivered Eulenfeld to the city detention center. Possession of Marijuana in the amount of 5 pounds to 50 pounds is a 3rd Degree Felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.

Tanja with 6 pounds of marijuana seized on a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.
Tanja with 6 pounds of marijuana seized on a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.