MESA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– A deputy with the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office found 3,100 pounds of pot when he pulled over a moving truck and smelled marijuana.
The deputy pulled over the truck on Monday for speeding and smelled pot. The amount inside has a street value at more than $1 million.
Driver Sinh Chan Hoang and passenger Larry Tran, both of California, were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to distribute marijuana.
Both remain in custody on $100,000 bond. They are scheduled to appear in court on Friday.