Durham Sheriff's Office Finds $200,000 Worth Of Marijuana During Traffic Stop
Posted December 12, 2005 6:04 a.m. EST
DURHAM, N.C. — 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.