Colorado woman caught with 32 pounds of marijuana in western Ohio

Photo via Ohio State Highway Patrol

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, OH (WCMH) — A Colorado woman is in jail after being caught with more than 30 pounds of marijuana in her vehicle, according to troopers.

On March 10, the Ohio State Highway Patrol stopped a rented 2018 Volvo SUV with Texas registration for a marked lanes violation on Interstate 70 in Montgomery County. Troopers noted “criminal indicators” and were granted permission to search the vehicle.

During the search, troopers uncovered 32 pounds of hydroponic marijuana. The drugs have an estimated worth of $88,000.

Marleny Milla

The driver, 41-year-old Marleny Milla of Colorado Springs, was charged with possession and trafficking in marijuana. Milla is being held at the Montgomery County Jail. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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