More Than 100 Pounds of Marijuana Seized Near Conway

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More than a hundred pounds of marijuana are seized in Carson County.

It happened Thursday, just before 6 p.m. on I-40 near Conway.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, a trooper stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.

Authorities say the trooper then found multiple packages of marijuana wrapped in tape in the trunk.

The drugs are estimated to be worth $880,000.

The driver was arrested and charged with felony possession marijuana.

They were booked into Carson County Jail.

The drugs were allegedly being taken from El Paso to Oklahoma City.

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