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I-40 marijuana bust

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Amarillo, TX - Two people are behind bars after more than 100,000 dollars worth of marijuana is reportedly found in their vehicle.

43 year old Sandra Richardson and 60 year old Elsie Hernandez were stopped for a traffic violation on I-40 , near Conway.

DPS troopers report more than 200 pounds of marijuana was found hidden in the rear part of the vehicle.

They were both arrested and are now facing second degree felony possession of marijuana charges.