By Lucy Perry
Indiana Central News
Multiple law enforcement agencies seized a large amount of synthetic marijuana, guns and cash this morning when they served a Vigo County Div. 6 search warrant in Brazil --- resulting in the arrest of one man.
Donald G. Sutherlin II, 34, of 714 West North Street, was booked into the Vigo County Jail a short time after the search. He is charged with dealing synthetic marijuana, possession of synthetic marijuana and corrupt business influence.
Officers from the Indiana State Police Meth Suppression Section, Vigo County Drug Task Force, Terre Haute Police Special Response Team and Brazil Police Department arrived at the scene around 10:30 a.m.
"During a search of the residence, officers located approximately 1100 grams of synthetic Marijuana, US Currency and firearms," Indiana State Police Sgt. Joe Watts said.
He adds that synthetic marijuana is a dangerous substance.
"Citizens should know that while synthetic marijuana does not possess the same qualities as natural marijuana, the effects of synthetic marijuana are often unpredictable and can lead to anxiety and agitation as well as health related side effects,"he said.
The investigation is ongoing.
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