Video: Alliance man asks police to help him find his marijuana
ALLIANCE, Ohio - Alliance police report 42-year-old Dennis Wagner asked an officer to help him find his lost marijuana, as he sat in front of his East Summit Street home.
The incident was captured on police body cam. Wagner could be heard telling the officer, "I lost my marijuana somewhere around here."
Police said it was clear Wagner was intoxicated when he asked the officer for assistance.
Seconds later the officer could be seen picking up the marijuana from the front lawn. Police said Wagner asked the officer if he could throw it back down so he could retrieve it.
Wagner was charged with possession and was scheduled to appear on a drug charge on April 29.
The officer told newsnet5.com he witnessed Wagner staggering as he walked near traffic, and stopped Wagner over concerns for his personal safety.
The officer could be heard telling Wagner, "Did it fall out of your pocket maybe, I don't want some kids to find it, where do you think you lost it?"