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Story by George Tabor - The Oregon Herald
Published on Thursday December 2, 2010 - 7:32 PM
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WEST LINN, Oregon -- A West Linn High School student was arrested on drug charges after an officer found 'a candy store of drugs' in the boy's possession.West Linn Police School Resource Officer Mike Francis arrested Garret Taylor Smith, 18, Dec. 1 on charges of possession of Psilocybin mushrooms and marijuana within 1,000 feet of a school.

Francis received information from a staff member at West Linn High School about two students who smelled like green, unburnt marijuana. Francis found Smith as he left campus in his car and then later stopped the vehicle on Rosemont Road when Francis was immediately struck by the strong odor of green marijuana.

Smith was later arrested and found to have about two ounces of marijuana, LSD, hash oil, liquid MDMA, ecstasy, six bongs, flavored rolling papers and a fake urine kit which is used to fool drug tests.

He was jailed in Clackamas County in lieu of $50,000 bail on the possession charges. More charges could be forthcoming.

'This student was like a candy store of drugs', Francis said. 'He had quite an extensive inventory.