Police find more than $2 million worth of pot following traffic stop

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX – Phoenix police said they confiscated more than $2 million worth of marijuana after making a traffic stop earlier this week.

On May 21, the Phoenix Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Bureau pulled over a rented van and found 41 bundles of marijuana weighing more than 1,000 pounds inside.

The driver of the vehicle was arrested, and the pot was seized.

Police then went to the suspect’s northwest Phoenix residence where they reportedly found another 119 bundles of marijuana weighing more than 3,000 pounds.

Police have yet to release the driver’s name.

Facebook: City of Phoenix Police Department

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