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I-40 Marijuana Drug Bust

Carson County - More than 130 pounds of marijuana have been seized by troopers along Interstate 40.

The Department of Public Safety says they stopped a pick-up in Carson County on I-40.

Troopers discovered the marijuana concealed inside a tool box in the bed of the vehicle.

The driver, 38 year old Arturo Holguin-Castillo of Las Cruces, New Mexico was arrested and booked into the Carson County Jail for possession of marijuana.

The charge is a second degree felony punishable by 2-20 years in prison and a $10,000 fine.

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