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Durham Sheriff's Office Finds $200,000 Worth Of Marijuana During Traffic Stop

Posted December 12, 2005

— Durham sheriff's deputites, who stopped a car for a burned-out taillight, found much more after they stopped the car.

Inside the vehicle, authorities found 60 pounds of marijuana that they estimate is worth $200,000. They also found $6,000 in cash in the car, which was stopped on Angier Avenue.

Luis Cisneros and David Mancilla and Melva Huicochea were charged with possession and trafficking.

Huicochea was held on a $250,000 bond. Cisneros and Mancilla were each held on a $100,000 bond.


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