Arkansas Highway Patrol nabs 340 pounds of marijuana on I-40

Arkansas Highway Patrol nabs 340 pounds of marijuana on I-40

ALMA, AR (WMC) - Arkansas Highway Patrol officers stopped a driver with millions of dollars worth of marijuana in their car.

AHP officers conducted the inspection at a weigh station on Interstate 40 in Alma.

Officers then discovered 340 pounds of marijuana and 2,340 units of cannabis oil--a total value of $2.2 million.

The 45-year-old driver from California was taken to jail and charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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