Lodi man allegedly tried to mail baggies of cocaine hidden in jar of peanut butter
PHOTOS: Lodi Police Department
Originally published 5-6-20 via Facebook
by the Lodi Police Department:
“On 5/5/20, A local postal company discovered a suspicious package containing cocaine. LPD Detectives responded and learned that a person had attempted to mail a package out of state, containing a jar of peanut butter.
Inside the peanut butter jar, two baggies containing cocaine were located.
Detectives learned the suspect had used the name of an unrelated person to mail the cocaine. The investigation lead to the arrest of Donald Thatcher (39 year old from Lodi).
Thatcher was charged with transportation of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance for sales and identity theft.”