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Nearly 50 pounds of marijuana seized in traffic stop

3 years 9 months 3 weeks ago August 01, 2013 Aug 1, 2013 Thursday, August 01 2013 August 01, 2013 11:48 AM in News
Source: Louisiana State Police
By: Russell Jones

HENDERSON - State Police seized nearly 50 pounds of marijuana and arrested a Texas man during a traffic stop this morning on I-10.

Troopers stopped 35-year-old Myvar Abdullah's car at the Henderson and Cecilia exit around 2:45 a.m.

They brought in a St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office K-9 to sniff the vehicle after they said Abdullah refused to let them search it, and found two packaged bundles of marijuana in a duffel back in the car's trunk.

Troopers booked Abdullah on charges of possession with intent to distribute marijuana.


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