Deputies, K-9 find 7 pounds of pot during I-84 traffic stop

Deputies, K-9 find 7 pounds of pot during I-84 traffic stop
MCSO K-9 Spencer with his find. (Photo by Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)

PORTLAND, Ore. – Sheriff’s deputies arrested two men who they said had seven pounds of marijuana in their car during a traffic stop on Interstate 84 Friday.

Multnomah County sheriff’s deputies stopped a Honda Civic on I-84 eastbound at around 4 p.m.

A sheriff’s office K-9 named Spencer alerted deputies of marijuana in the car.

Deputies arrested 39-year-old Jon Stavenjord of Estacada and 30-year-old Thomas Daniel Salinas of Bend. The two were taken to the Multnomah County Jail where they face several drug charges.