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Saturday Traffic Stop Yields 100 Pounds of Marijuana

 Two men are in custody after a traffic stop on Saturday in Oldham County.

At 4:15 p.m. a Trooper with the Texas Highway Patrol stopped a 2020 Jeep traveling east on Interstate 40 near Vega, for a traffic violation.

The Oldham County Sheriff Department’s Canine Unit was called to the scene.  

The dog alerted on the vehicle leading officers to find 100 pounds of marijuana in the trunk.

Both the driver and passenger were arrested and booked into the Oldham County Jail.



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