Operation Weed Whacker: Marajuana Worth Millions Confiscated
District Attorneys from Montgomery, Bucks, Deaware Counties, along with
Philadelphia announce a major drug bust in connection with "Operation Weed Whacker"
8 men are under arrest and nearly 37-hundred pounds of marajuana with a
street value of almost 15-million dollars is off the streets. The investigation
started in September, when large amounts of marajuana was being sold in Whitpain Township Wiretaps helped police determine that marajuana was being hauled from
California to Pennsylvania. Delaware County was one of the main drop off
points. The defendants are behind bars after failing to post high bail.
Parents Make Emotional Plea To Their Missing Son.
The mystery surrounding the disappearance of a college student from Skippack continues. 21-year-old, Matthew Royer, after a few sightings, has seemingly vanished on his way home from the University of Rhode Island. Police say he left the campus on Thursday at 6:30. He was seen by video at a Sunoco on routes-78 and 100, just after 2am Friday. Since then, the trail to locate Royer has gone cold. Royer’s parents held a news conference Monday afternoon at the State Police Barracks in Skippack, pleading for their son to call home, if he can. Royer is a white male, brown hair, brow eyes, 6-1, 160 pounds. He was driving a silver Chevy Cobalt with a license plate tag of GZR-9059. Anyone with information is urged to call State Police.