Update: Marijuana Seized During Traffic Stop

Update: Marijuana Seized During Traffic Stop

Newschannel has now learned the name of the man Wichita County Sheriff's Deputies arrested in connection to a traffic stop on Tuesday on Highway 287 at the FM 1739 ramp.

According to officials Steven Lamar Eldridge, from Oregon, was driving a rental car from California when he was pulled over by a Wichita County Sheriff's Deputies.

During a search of the vehicle, 74 pounds of marijuana was found.

Eldridge,38, was charged with Possession of Marijuana.