NEW BEDFORD - New Bedford Police arrest a man who was looking to cash in on the 4/20 hype.

New Bedford Police Detectives approached a vehicle near Holly and Brook Streets Thursday night after witnessing suspicious behavior. After a brief foot chase, police apprehended the driver of the car.

Police searched the man and found 56.3 grams of marijuana and over $400 in cash. A digital scale and packaging materials were found in the car.

Police arrested the driver, 18-year-old Shane Tyler Santos of Cross Road in Dartmouth.

Santos is charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of an open container.

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