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OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) - Some flour, a pinch of baking soda - 40
pounds of marijuana?
Not at the Sara Lee bakery in Owensboro, thank you.
When employees received a shipment of packaging materials
Monday, they became suspicious of one large package.
The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reported workers took it to the
front office where it was opened and several bricks of marijuana
were discovered inside.
The bakery called police, who are trying to track where the
cannabis came from.
It was delivered by a company that regularly delivers more usual
shipments to Sara Lee.
Sgt. Jeff Roby said dealers often send illegal drugs through
delivery companies, but why this shipment ended up at the bakery is
Information from: Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer,
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