Money and marijuana found during traffic stop in Wichita County

Money and marijuana found during traffic stop in Wichita County
(Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)
(Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)

WICHITA COUNTY, TX (KAUZ) - Cash and high-grade marijuana were seized during a traffic stop in Wichita County Thursday evening.

A Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy stopped a vehicle in the 1600 block of County Line Road right off U.S. 287 just after 5:00 p.m. for a traffic violation.

During a search of the vehicle, 22 pounds of marijuana and $7,949 was found.

The driver, Qinghe Jin, 31, of Oregon was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana and Money Laundering.

He is sitting in the Wichita County Jail. As of 2:24 p.m. Friday a bond had not been set.

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