ARREST: On 09/21/2022, Officers from the West Mifflin Police Department received a complaint regarding the sale of unlicensed illegal medical marijuana and cannabis products being sold at a local convenience store located on the North end of the Borough.
Upon arrival, Officers observed in plain view various types of illegal marijuana and cannabis products offered for sale. Officers executed a search warrant on the property where marijuana edibles, THC vape cartridges, and pre-rolled cannabis cigarettes were seized in addition to approximately $12,000.00 in U.S. currency. The owner of the store, Mr. Asad Iqbal, was arrested and taken into custody, then being transported to the Allegheny County Jail to be arraigned on multiple drug-related charges.
All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in court proceedings.