Westover Police arrest man after finding 114 grams of marijuana

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Westover Police have arrested a man after finding marijuana in his vehicle.

Officers say that they responded to the corner of Dunkard Avenue and Western Avenue in Westover for a reported suspicious vehicle.

Upon making contact with the vehicle, police say they could smell a strong odor of marijuana, which prompted a probable cause search.

Officers say that the driver of the vehicle, Earl Sayas III, 19, of Jane Lew, was found to have a clear zip-lock baggie with 57 grams of marijuana on him, as well as another zip-lock baggie with 57 grams of marijuana located in the door of the vehicle.

Sayas told police that he was selling marijuana to help support his mom, officers said.

Sayas is charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. 

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