Brooklyn Man Arrested in Canton For Allegedly Accepting Nearly $1M Worth of Marijuana
The suspect allegedly accepted about 300 pounds of the drug.
Massachusetts state and local police arrested a Brooklyn, New York man in town on Friday for allegedly accepting a marijuana delivery valued at nearly $1 million, according to reports.
Thomas Jin Kim, of Brooklyn, was taken into custody after taking possession of nearly 300 pounds of pot, according to a report on WCVB.com, and was subsequently charged with trafficking in marijuana.
Canton police made the arrest around 2 p.m. Friday along with Massachusetts State Police, Stoughton police and members of the Drug Enforcement Agency, according to the report.
Check out the video with the Canton poilce at WHDH.
The arrest came after police obtained a tip about a transaction that was set to happen Friday, according to a NECN report.
Kim was arraigned Tuesday in Stoughton District Court and held on $1 million bail, according to MyFoxBoston.com.