Denham Springs man arrested after investigators find 45 pounds of marijuana, cash in storage unit, the Sheriff’s Office reports _lowres

David Worley

A 38-year-old man was arrested Friday after an investigation led the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office and Homeland Security to a storage room holding 45 pounds of synthetic marijuana, $183,699 in cash and a large weigh scale, the Sheriff’s Office reported

David Eugene Worley, 2038 Falcon Drive, Denham Springs, was holding a large amount of synthetic marijuana in a Baton Rouge storage unit, agents learned during an investigation, the Sheriff’s Office reported. The investigation was done jointly by the Sheriff’s Office and Homeland Security into marijuana sales and distribution in the East Baton Rouge Parish.

Worley was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a count of manufacturing/distribution of synthetic marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.