Westport police make major drug bust

Police arrested Ceslo Valle last night when they pulled him over on the Post Road East.

Police arrested Ceslo Valle last night when they pulled him over on the Post Road East. (4/2/15)

WESTPORT - A man is facing drug charges after Westport police say he was found with an oil containing large amounts of the chemical THC that causes the psychological effects of marijuana.

Police arrested Ceslo Valle last night when they pulled him over on the Post Road East.

Officers say they smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from Valle's vehicle.

Officials say they found nearly 400 grams of the concentrated oil, worth more than $30,000 in his car.

Valle is due in court later this month. 

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