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Over 50 lbs of pot, $3K confiscated on I-44

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Posted at 4:13 PM, May 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-11 18:38:11-04

ROGERS COUNTY, Okla. – Over 50 pounds of illegal drugs were confiscated during a traffic stop on Interstate 44 near the turnpike this week.

Around 11 p.m., according to the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office, a vehicle was pulled over for failure to stay in the lane.

After being pulled to the side, a K-9 officer alerted the trooper and eventually 59 pounds of marijuana were located in the vehicle as well as around $3,000. 

Jian Chen, 48, and Li Chen, 46, were arrested on complaint of trafficking illegal drugs.