Wichita Co. traffic stop leads to seizure of 155 lbs. of marijuana

Wichita Co. traffic stop leads to seizure of 155 lbs. of marijuana
A woman is arrested for public intoxication in Wichita Falls after law enforcement officials attempted to search for her at a lake in Iowa Park. (Source: RNN Texoma)

WICHITA COUNTY, Tx (RNN Texoma) - A traffic stop on Saturday in Wichita County led to a large drug bust.

Around 10 a.m. a DPS trooper stopped a rental truck traveling south on U.S. 287 near Iowa Park for a traffic violation.

Several packages of marijuana were found hidden in building supplies. The driver, Jose Gonzalez, 51, and passenger, John Macaluso, 45, both of Colorado were arrested and charged with felony possession of marijuana.

Both men were booked into the Wichita Co. Jail. The drugs were believed to be from Colorado and on their way to Florida.

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