Man arrested after 4 pounds of marijuana found

Posted at 5:30 PM, Dec 10, 2014
and last updated 2015-12-05 17:30:25-05

A raid on Sheridan Drive in Clarence uncovered four pounds of marijuana on Wednesday.

Around noon, the Erie County Sheriff’s Office accompanied by Cheektowaga Police and NFTA Police raided a home in the 9100 block. Officers found marijuana worth an estimated street value of $10,000.

Richard Paul, 47, was taken into custody and charged with felony second degree criminal possession of marijuana.

Authorities credit an anonymous tip for sparking the investigation that led to the raid and Paul’s arrest.