I-40 Drug Bust

More than $85,000 dollars worth of marijuana is off the street after a drug bust on Interstate 40 near Amarillo.

Department of Public Safety troopers say they pulled the car over around 5:30 last night for a traffic violation.

The driver from Massachusetts gave them consent to search the car.

A canine unit found 263 pounds of marijuana inside the trunk.

Officers arrested the driver and booked him into the Potter County Jail for possession of marijuana.