Texas DPS Trooper Makes Marijuana Bust in Texas Panhandle
A Texas DPS trooper made a hefty drug bust over the weekend.
The trooper stopped a 2013 Ford Taurus traveling eastbound on Interstate 40 near Conway in Carson County.
During the traffic stop, the trooper found 100 bundles of marijuana in the trunk of the vehicle.
The driver of the Taurus, 67-year-old Douglas Lynn Peterson, was arrested for second-degree felony possession of a controlled substance.
DPS says that the drugs are valued at around $435,000.
The drugs were reportedly being transported from Arizona to Arkansas.