the patrol's K9 unit alerted the police to something in the vehicle, and a search revealed 20 pounds of compressed marijuana.
The driver of the vehicle, Teresa Bowling, 49, of 1564 Dutch Ridge, was arrested for third-degree felony possession of marijuana. She was taken to the Scioto County Jail and arraigned Tuesday morning in the Portsmouth Municipal Court.
Anyone wanting to leave information about drug activity in the county can call the Scioto County Sheriff's Office at (740) 355-8245. All information will be kept confidential and anonymous.