Man arrested for allegedly selling marijuana edibles on Bourbon Street


NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — On Friday evening, the New Orleans Police Department encountered a man selling suspected edible marijuana products from a plastic container in what appears to be a failed attempt find a creative way to market his inventory.

According to police, 43-year-old Gregory Dunning was taken into custody and brought to the Eighth District station for further investigation.

Upon arrival, arresting officers seized the following:

  • 15 2 oz. covered plastic containers containing marijuana
  • 63 hand-rolled cigarettes containing marijuana
  • 32 2 oz covered plastic containers containing gummy worms
  • 84 rice krispy style treats containing possible vegetable matter
  • 1 sealed white packet label ‘Snowman’ containing marijuana (packet was stamped ‘State of California’ with a cannabis flower)

Dunning was booked with one count of possession with intent to distribute marijuana. He was transported to the Orleans Parish Justice Center for processing.

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