AMARILLO -- A DPS traffic stop Monday on I-40, yielded 50 pounds of marijuana valued at over $221,000.
At 9:52 a.m., a DPS trooper pulled over a 2012 Ford F-350 pickup traveling eastbound on I-40, for a traffic violation, near Conway in Carson County.
The driver was identified as 57-year-old Suzanne Joan Mayner from Fort Bragg, California. During the traffic stop, the trooper found seven bundles of marijuana in the vehicle.
Mayner 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 Fort Bragg to Charleston, South Carolina.
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