CARSON COUNTY, Texas (KVII) — A Texas Highway Patrol Trooper's traffic stop in Carson County on Wednesday led to the Texas Department of Public Safety seizing 152 pounds of marijuana and 68 pounds of THC products.
According to DPS officials, at about 4 p.m., a DPS Trooper stopped a 2018 Dodge Caravan traveling east on Interstate 40 near Conway for a traffic violation. The Trooper discovered multiple boxes of vacuum-sealed packages of marijuana and THC products in the vehicle.
Richard Galletti, 53, of Riverside, Calif., was arrested and charged with felony possession of marijuana. He was taken and booked into the Carson County Jail.
The drugs were allegedly being transported from Phelan, Calif. to Washington, D.C.