DPS troopers seize marijuana during traffic stop
Tue, 10 Mar 2009 14:47:48 GMT —
Troopers working patrol in Oldham County near Wildorado on I-40 stopped a Mercury passenger car for speeding on Monday .
The driver Milizza Sasinacki Katz 44, of Phoenix, Arizona was traveling from Phoenix to Atlanta, Georgia.
Katz was traveling East on I-40 when she was stopped.
During the stop, Troopers observed signs of criminal activity from Katz.
Troopers requested consent to search the vehicle and were granted consent.
A subsequent search of the vehicle revealed 190 lbs of marijuana concealed in duffle bags in the trunk of the vehicle.
The marijuana was valued at $61,750.
Katz was placed under arrest and booked into the Oldham County Jail for possession of marijuana.