WILBARGER COUNTY(RNN Texoma) - More than 1,000 pounds of marijuana was seized during a traffic stop in Wilbarger County.
On January 17, a DPS trooper stopped to assist a motorist on FM 925 just west of U.S. 287.
After visiting with the driver, the trooper believed the driver was involved in criminal activity and called for a Wichita County Sheriff's Office canine to assist.
The canine alerted on the pickup and trailer. Numerous vacuum-sealed packages of marijuana were found inside the trailer.
DPS officials said the drugs are worth $6.11 million. They were allegedly being taken from Fresno, California to Arlington, Texas.
The driver, Jack Solomon Lee, 33, of Saint Paul, Minnesota was arrested and charged with felony possession of marijuana.