More than $153K worth of psilocybin mushrooms, tablets, marijuana seized in Madison County

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A Louisiana woman is facing felony drug charges following a traffic stop in Madison County.

Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers stopped Natalie Borchers, 44, of New Orleans, for a speeding violation on I-70 on Friday, Dec. 17.

During the traffic stop, troopers said criminal indicators were observed and a drug-sniffing K9 alerted to the vehicle.

During a search of the vehicle, troopers found 50 pounds of psilocybin mushrooms, 20 pounds of marijuana, and 3 pounds of psilocybin-laced tablets worth approximately $153,000.

A Louisiana woman is facing felony charges after 50 pounds of psilocybin mushrooms, 20 pounds of marijuana, and 3 pounds of psilocybin-laced tablets worth approximately $153,000 were found during a traffic stop in Madison County. (Ohio State Highway Patrol)

Borchers is charged with aggravated drug trafficking and possession of marijuana. OSHP said if convicted, she faces up to 14 years in prison.
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