Two arrested after large chunk of marijuana found

Desmond Jerrod Minner (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Desmond Jerrod Minner (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Armster Robinson (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Armster Robinson (Source: Sikeston DPS)

SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) - Sikeston DPS arrested two men after finding just less than a half-pound of marijuana in their vehicle.

Desmond Jerrod Minner, 32, of Sikeston is charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.

Armster Robinson, 35, of Sikeston is charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

A Sikeston officer stopped a vehicle Tuesday at 12:30 a.m. on Lora near Branum Street for a traffic violation.

The officer smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle and found a small amount of marijuana on both suspects.

After searching the vehicle, the officer found a large chunk of marijuana on the floorboard and some other drug paraphernalia associated with drug sales.

There was just more than .4 of a pound of marijuana.

Minner was given a $50,000 cash only bond.  Robinson was released on a summons.

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