Traffic stop leads to discovery of 240 pounds of pot

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MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) Indiana State Police seized 240 pounds of marijuana, 11.5 pounds of THC oil and two pounds of THC wax following a traffic stop on I-70 in Morgan County southwest of Indianapolis on Thursday.

A trooper with the department’s Drug Enforcement Uniform Squad was patrolling the interstate just before 1:00 p.m. when he stopped a box truck heading east for a traffic violation.

When the trooper noticed inconsistencies while talking to the driver, he proceeded to conduct a search which turned up the illegal drugs.

Joshua Monte Wilson, 28, of Temecula, California was arrested for dealing and possession of marijuana.

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