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North Carolina man arrested for trying to ship marijuana to home state

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BRUNSWICK, N.Y.—A North Carolina man was arrested by State Police in Brunswick after allegedly trying to ship marijuana to North Carolina from the UPS store in Brunswick.

Michael Borchardt, 71, was charged with Criminal Possession of Marijuana in the fourth degree.

UPS employees contacted troopers after smelling marijuana in two different packages. Troopers responded with a drug canine that gave a positive alert on the packages.

The deputies located Borchardt at the airport and turned him over to responding troopers.

Borchardt is due back in court on July 9.

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