POPE OF POT’ 800 NUMBER IS DISCONNECTED

Police say they have arrested a man known as the “pope of pot” whose drug ring sold about $40,000 worth of marijuana a day through a toll-free number: 1-800-WANT-POT. Michael Cesar, 48, was arrested Wednesday with seven alleged accomplices after narcotics officers raided an apartment, said police spokesman Scott Bloch. During the raid, police confiscated at least 7 pounds of marijuana and $3,000 in cash, Bloch said. Cesar, alleged head of the drug ring, said he

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