Traffic stop uncovers 3.6 pounds of marijuana, Rockford man arrested

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office says deputies found more than three pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop Wednesday.

Investigators say the stop was made just before 4 p.m. in the 1200 block of 16th Avenue.

Deputies say they found 3.6 pounds of marijuana and arrested 24-year-old Bryan Sanchez of Rockford.

Sanchez is charged with manufacturing or delivering of cannabis (500-2,000 grams) and is considered innocent until proven guilty.