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$2 mil drug bust in the Texas Panhandle

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CONWAY, Tx (KAUZ) -

Texas DPS troopers made another large drug bust in Carson County last Friday.

According to DPS, a trooper pulled over a vehicle traveling east on I-40 outside of Conway. During the course of the stop, troopers found multiple packages of marijuana inside the rear cargo area. 

In total, troopers say the drugs are valued at nearly $2 million.

Shannon Perry, a 33-year-old resident of California, was arrested and charged with felony possession of marijuana. Officials say the drugs were allegedly being taken from California to Oklahoma.

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