Two Arrested In I-40 Drug Bust

More than $50000 dollars worth of drugs are off the streets following a drug bust along Interstate 40.

Department of Public Safety troopers say it happened around 9:00 Friday morning in Carson county near Conway. Troopers say they pulled the vehicle over for speeding, and saw signs of criminal activity. Troopers then searched the vehicle and say they found 126 pounds of Marijuana in the trunk of the vehicle.

Both the driver and the passenger were arrested on drug possession charges. Troopers believe the drugs originated in Tucson, Arizona and were en route to New York, New York.