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      100 lbs of marijuana seized during traffic stop

      22-year-old Vianca Lizeth Casas and 28-year-old Carlos Castrejon were arrested Sunday after a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper found 100 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop.

      According to DPS, the trooper conducted the traffic stop on Interstate 40 at approximately 3:34 p.m. Sunday afternoon for a traffic violation. During the stop near Bushland, the trooper searched the vehicle and found 107 bundles of marijuana inside the trunk of the vehicle.

      Casa and Castrejon were arrested and booked in to the Potter County Detention Center for possession of a controlled substance.

      DPS said the drugs were allegedly being transported from California to Dallas.