33 pounds of marijuana headed to NC seized after bust in Texas
AMARILLO, Texas — A drug bust in Texas prevented more than 33 pounds of marijuana from being taken from Colorado to North Carolina.
KFDA-TV reported that the marijuana was found after troopers conducted a traffic stop in Amarillo, Texas earlier this week.
Authorities said $146,000 worth of marijuana was found inside a 2001 Honda Civic, according to ConnectAmarillo.com. Two Asheville men were arrested.
The suspects have been charged with felony possession of marijuana and were booked into jail.
The marijuana was said to have been being taken from Colorado to Asheville, North Carolina.
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