Nebraska State Patrol seizes over 100 pounds of marijuana on I-80

NSP arrested Armando Hernandez-Cruz Stockton, Calif. on suspicion of possession of marijuana - more than one pound.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Nebraska State troopers have arrested a California man after finding more than 100 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Giltner.

On Saturday around 11:10 a.m., a trooper saw a Chevy Tahoe with a license plate violation at mile marker 324.

The trooper then pulled the vehicle over and detected criminal activity, according to NSP.

Troopers searched the vehicle and found 102 pounds of marijuana, NSP says.

NSP arrested the driver, Armando Hernandez-Cruz, 36, of Stockton, California, on suspicion of possession of marijuana – more than one pound, possession with intent to deliver, and no drug tax stamp.

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