No one disagrees that the state police found 420 pounds of marijuana in a truck driven by Gilberto Reyes in December 2007.
But the defense and the state part ways when it comes to whether Reyes, a Dominican Republic native, knew about the drugs.
Monday was the first day of Reyes’ jury trial in state District Court for a charge of distribution of drugs.
Reyes is a former professional baseball player who has been in the San Miguel County jail for 14 months awaiting trial. He couldn’t make bail.
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