On Monday, January 14, 2019 at about 11:30 AM, Lincoln City Police Officers arrested 53 year-old Edward P. Biggar of Toledo Oregon, AKA the “Weed Man” on an outstanding warrant issued out of the Lincoln County Circuit Court. Lincoln City Police officers became aware that a valid misdemeanor warrant for the arrest of Mr. Biggar had been issued by the Lincoln County Circuit Court.
The charge listed on the warrant was Stalking and carried a $15,000.00 bail amount. Mr. Biggar is known as the “Weed Man” because of the green marijuana leaf covered suit he wears and the high flying sign acrobatics he does while advertising for marijuana shops. Lincoln City Officer’s Tolzman and Goodman were on patrol in the south 3200 block of Hwy 101 when they saw Mr. Biggar out doing his street advertising for a local marijuana shop.
The officers contacted Mr. Biggar and confirmed the warrant was valid. Mr. Biggar was taken into custody without incident and after a brief stay in a holding cell at the Lincoln City Police Department; he was transported to the Lincoln County Jail and placed into the custody of the jail staff. There were no other additional charges.