LOUISIVLLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Jefferson County Sheriff's officers arrested a man they say was found in possession of a box that contained at least 40 pounds of marijuana, according to police records.

Daniel Tanner was arrested Friday afternoon in the 9800 block of Plantside Drive, after authorities say he picked up a box from Estes Trucking that contained at least 40 bundles of marijuana. Police said that each of the bundles weighed at least one pound.

Detectives uncovered the drugs after conducting an investigation using a search warrant to search the box, which had been loaded onto a rental truck.

Tanner was allegedly uncooperative with investigators.

He was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana.

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