I-40 traffic stop leads to 70 pound marijuana bust

AMARILLO, TX - Texas State Troopers uncover nearly half a million dollars worth of marijuana in a recent traffic stop.

Tuesday afternoon near Conway on I-40 Troopers say they found 70 pounds of marijuana hidden in the trunk of a car driven by a man from Ohio.

The troopers say the drugs are worth more than 424,000 dollars. Troopers believe the driver was delivering the drugs from Phoenix, Arizona to Columbus, Ohio.