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Cedar Rapids K9 recovers more than 500 pounds of pot

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- Cedar Rapids Police say that one of their K9's recovered almost six times his weight in marijuana.

Marco, a 3 year veteran of the force, and his handler, Officer Al Fear, were doing a routine business check when Marco indicated on a garage.

Police got a search warrant and found over 500 pounds of marijuana with a street value of more than $500,000.

The date of the find along with the name and address of the business are not being released because the investigation is ongoing.

No arrests have been made in this case.

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