Man Tosses Bag of Weed ... and It Lands on Cop Car

Sean Schmidt could stand to work on his aim
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Jun 22, 2011 11:50 AM CDT
New York Man Tosses Marijuana Out of Car, Lands on Police Cruiser
It was standing out of the sunroof that caught Sean Schmidt, but a poorly aimed bag of drugs that did him in.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – Straight out of a stoner comedy—a man's effort to ditch some drugs from a moving car in western New York didn't exactly go as planned. Sean Schmidt, 20, was standing with his upper body sticking out the sunroof of a vehicle traveling on I-190 in Buffalo late Monday night, troopers said. When a trooper following him in a state police cruiser flashed his lights to pull the vehicle over, Schmidt threw a small bag of marijuana, which landed on the hood of the trooper's car. Troopers say Schmidt was ticketed for marijuana possession and not wearing a seatbelt. (Read more marijuana stories.)

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