Police Seize More Than 50 Pounds Of Marijuana Heading To Houston

A vehicle full of marijuana from Santa Anna, California heading to Houston was stopped east of Amarillo.

A Texas Department of Public Safety highway patrol trooper found more than 50 pounds of marijuana inside a 2016 Buick Enclave when it was pulled over near Clarendon for a traffic violation. A canine unit was called to the scene, helping the trooper discover the marijuana in plastic wrapped packages inside large duffle bags.

The Department of Public Safety seized more than 50 pounds of marijuana on Oct. 26, 2016. The marijuana was being transported to Houston from Santa Anna, California.

The marijuana is worth approximately $303,000.