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Published February 20, 2014, 04:28 AM

55-year-old college student charged for pot in mail

BISMARCK, ND (AP) -- A 55-year-old central North Dakota college student is facing charges after police discovered marijuana in a package that went through the school's mailroom.

By: KXMB TV, AP, KXMB

BISMARCK, ND (AP) -- A 55-year-old central North Dakota college student is facing charges after police discovered marijuana in a package that went through the school's mailroom.

KXMB reports the package was addressed to Ronald Turner, who lives in the dorms of the University of Mary.

The station reports police were called to the Bismarck university's mailroom in connection with a package that smelled like marijuana.

Police found 2 ounces of the drug inside the package. The station says police also found marijuana and paraphernalia on Turner when he went to pick up the package.

Turner has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. His bond has been set at $5,000.

Information about Turner's attorney could not be found.

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Information from: KXMB-TV

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