From the U.S. attorney's office in Kansas:
- Albert Powell, III., 26, Aurora, Colo., is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute approximately about 262 pounds of marijuana. The crime is alleged to have occurred May 16, 2006, in Shawnee County, Kan.
- Powell’s case was one of two the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office worked earlier this month, seizing a total of more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana in less than a week. In the other case, Boyd Hatfield and Jack R. Rager, Jr., were arrested May 13. According to the Sheriff’s Office, Hatfield and Rager had 835 pounds of marijuana when they were arrested.
- News release (also includes indictments for child porn, cocaine, crack, meth, felon-with-a-gun, etc.)