50 lbs of Marijuana lands couple behind bars in Wilbarger County

50 lbs of Marijuana lands couple behind bars in Wilbarger County

WILBARGER COUNTY, TX - A man and woman are behind bars in Wilbarger County facing possession charges.

DPS Troopers made a traffic stop on U.S. 287 on Wednesday.

While searching the vehicle, troopers found more than 50 lbs of marijuana and some form of a controlled substance.

Leyna Ngo, 29, and Allen Thai, 29, were arrested and hauled off to the Wilbarger County Jail.

Both are charged with Possession of Marijuana over 50 lbs and Possession of a Controlled Substance under 400 grams.

Ngo and Thai are both from California.

The search revealed 53 lbs of marijuana and cash. The currency was not seized during the arrests.

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