Allen County deputies arrest 3 men after finding over 32 pounds of marijuana during I-69 traffic stop

Two guns and $100k worth of marijuana was seized by the Allen County Sheriff's Department on Jan. 19.

Posted: Jan 23, 2020 1:54 PM
Updated: Jan 24, 2020 9:52 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Three men were arrested last weekend after police pulled over an out of state vehicle.

The Allen County Sheriff's Department says just before 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 19, an officer responded to the area of Interstate 69 around the 302 mile marker on the report of a possible road rage incident involving a Gray Dodge Truck with a Mississippi license plate.

The deputy located a truck matching the description traveling southbound on I-69.

Deputies say they confirmed that the truck was speeding and pulled the vehicle over.

After initiating a traffic stop and approaching the vehicle, the deputy said he smelled a "very strong odor of raw marijuana coming from the passenger compartment."

During the roadside investigation, officers say 32.4 pounds of Marijuana with a street value of approximately $100,000, along with 2 handguns.

Officers arrested:

  • Jorge L Delgado
  • Nathan T Donlan
  • Rogelio Medina III

All three were charged them with Possession of Marijuana and Dealing in Marijuana.

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