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I-40 marijuana bust

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Carson County, Texas - Two people are arrested after more than 150 pounds of marijuana are found during a traffic stop on I-40.

DPS troopers stopped the vehicle yesterday afternoon just east of Conway.

During a search, troopers reportedly uncovered 156 pounds of marijuana in the rear cargo area of the vehicle.

Ryan Hutchinson and Kristen Peck, both of Oklahoma were booked into the Carson County Jail.

The drugs were allegedly being transported from El Paso, Texas to Tulsa, Oklahoma.