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DPS: $643,000 worth of marijuana uncovered

Source: Texas Department of Public Safety / Troopers say several packages of marijuana were found underneath a car seat during a recent traffic stop in I-40 Source: Texas Department of Public Safety / Troopers say several packages of marijuana were found underneath a car seat during a recent traffic stop in I-40

CARSON CO., TX (KFDA) - State troopers say over 100 lbs. of marijuana was discovered during a routine traffic stop near Conway over the weekend.

The vehicle was pulled over on Interstate 40. Troopers say several packages containing marijuana were hidden underneath the seats. 

The narcotics are valued at more than $600,000.

The driver was booked into the Carson County Jail on a felony marijuana possession charge. Troopers believe the drugs were en route to Atlanta from Phoenix.

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