Man arrested on drug charges claims marijuana is salad

A 26-year-old man was arrested after police found a pound of marijuana during a traffic stop.

The St. Mary’s Police Department in Georgia, posted a photo of the marijuana in a sandwich bag on its Facebook page with a message for other marijuana users:

"Look, If we have said it once, we have said a zillion times! No matter how hard you try to convince us this green leafy stuff is salad and you're just coming back from the store going to make a chef salad, Well Sous Chef UP! A SALAD THIS IS NOT!!!"

Look, If we have said it once, we have said a zillion times! No matter how hard you try to convince us this green leafy...

Posted by St. Marys Police Department on Friday, July 31, 2015

Richard Relliford was arrested and jailed, according to the Facebook post.

The post had over 130 likes and sparked a conversation in the comments section about potential drug reform.  

Facebook user Lisa Toal commented, “And I was going to offer up some ranch dressing! Too funny!”

Richard Ghiloni chimed in, “Normal bag of cabbage? No says I.” 

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