Two men arrested on suspicion of transporting over 700 lbs. of THC

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Two men were recently arrested on suspicion of transporting large quantities of dispensary-style controlled substances.

44 year old, Faried Anthony El- Uri and 41 year old, Eric J. Black are behind bars.

F. El-Uri Mugshot
F. El-Uri Mugshot(KGWN)

Authorities say the men were traveling from California to Chicago and during a routine traffic stop on I-80,

Laramie County Sheriffs deployed a probable cause search of the vehicle, upon the Canine unit’s discovery there were 21 cardboard boxes containing 607 pounds of THC liquid cartridges and approximately 136 pounds of dispensary style THC edibles.

Authorities say both men were taken into custody January 23rd and charged with Felony drug charges.

If proven guilty El-Uri and Black face up to 10 years in prison for each charge.

E. Black Mugshot
E. Black Mugshot(KGWN)

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