Ark. medical marijuana dispensaries ring in $7.14M in sales

Ark. medical marijuana dispensaries ring in $7.14M in sales
A new medical marijuana dispensary in Arkansas is set to open their doors this week. (Source: KATV)

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (WMC) - Arkansas state officials are reporting Medical Marijuana sales have reached a milestone for the state.

According to state officials, the amount sold surpassed 1,000 pounds on Friday.

Combining sales of the eight dispensaries in Arkansas, the stores have made more than $7.14 million since May. Voters approved the sale of medical marijuana back in 2016.

A ninth dispensary is set to open this week in Fayetteville.

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