Amarillo Globe-News (TX)
October 22, 2005
Phoenix woman jailed after marijuana found
Texas Department of Public Safety troopers arrested a Phoenix woman Thursday night after reportedly finding a large amount of marijuana in her vehicle.
About 155 pounds of marijuana worth $65,255 was found during the drug bust, according to a DPS report.
Troopers stopped a 2005 Subaru Outback at 10:30 p.m. on eastbound Interstate 40 about two miles west of Amarillo on a traffic violation. After receiving consent to search the vehicle, troopers reportedly found the marijuana hidden in three large duffel bags inside the trunk, the report said.
Troopers arrested Danette Faye Scroggins-Sanchez, whose age was not known Friday, on drug related charges. The load is thought to have originated in Phoenix and was head for Cleveland.
Section: Local News
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