DPS seizes 75 pounds of marijuana
Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:41:13 GMT —
75 pounds of marijuana worth more than $337,000 was found by a Texas Department of Public Safety during a traffic stop on Interstate 40.
According to DPS, a DPS trooper stopped a Freel Motor Home that was traveling east on Interstate 40 near Amarillo in Potter County. The trooper searched the motor home and found 64 bundles of marijuana inside of the air conditioning unit on the roof of the vehicle.
40-year-old Jonna S. Maceda and 32-year-old Linda Thi Nguyen were arrested for possession of marijuana and booked into the Potter County Jail. According to DPS the drugs were being transported to Dallas from Anaheim, Calif.