Weed for Food Program

December 2004
Convenience Store News;12/13/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 15, p8
Trade Publication
The article informs that a 27-year-old Ardmore, Oklahoma, man was arrested after he allegedly tried to trade marijuana for merchandise at a Lasley's One Stop, a subsidiary of Convenient Foods Inc. A clerk told police that the suspect tried to make the trade, and then left when he was refused. The man left the store before officers arrived but was arrested when he attempted to return a short time later.


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