AMARILLO -- DPS pulled over Robert Lawrence Brenner Wednesday on I-40 and seized over 50 pounds of marijuana valued at over $226,000.
At 9:19 a.m., a DPS trooper pulled over a 2013 Volkswagen Passat traveling eastbound on IH-40, for a traffic violation, near Conway in Carson County.
During the traffic stop, the trooper discovered 51 bundles of marijuana in the trunk.
Brenner was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance, a second-degree felony, and booked into the Carson County Jail.
The illegal drugs were allegedly being transported from San Francisco to Southern Shores, N.C.
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