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Tucumcari plane crash turns to drug bust

Over 400 pounds of marijuana are off the streets after a plane crash investigation near Tucumcari.

Late Monday night state police responded to a call that this plane has possibly crash landed in a field off of State Road 209.

When they showed up police reportedly found 377 pounds of pot in the plane and nearly 50 pounds that had already been taken off and hidden in bushes.

DPS says more than one arrest is already pending.

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