PITTSBURG, Pa. (CNN/KDKA) -- A Pittsburgh man was arrested after undercover police officers busted him for leaving two pounds of marijuana in an Uber.
Malik Mollett, 21, is now facing drug possession charges and one count of criminal use of a communication facility.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, it all started when an Uber driver contacted police about a black bag left in the back of his vehicle. Inside the bag, officers found approximately two pounds of marijuana.
The law enforcement agency tracked down Mollett through Uber records and telephone numbers. Then, posing as an Uber driver, an officer contacted Mollett to arrange for him to pick up the bag at a McDonald's in Irwin.
Police said Mollett even texted the undercover officers a photo of the bag to confirm it was his.
When he showed up at the McDonald's, officers took him into custody.
The Trib reports Mollett is scheduled to have a preliminary hearing on Jan. 30. He is being held in the Westmoreland County Jail.