Marijuana Seized After I-40 Traffic Stop Near Vega

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DPS seized 102 pounds of marijuana Saturday after a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper stopped a vehicle in Oldham County.  

At 3:11 p.m., a DPS Trooper stopped a 2019 Cadillac XTS east on I-40 near Vega for a traffic violation. The Trooper then discovered multiple large vacuum-sealed bags of marijuana in the trunk.

The driver was arrested and charged with felony possession of marijuana. The driver was transported and booked into the Oldham County Jail.  

The drugs allegedly were being transported from Burbank, California to Miami, Florida.
 

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