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23 Pounds of Marijuana Allegedly Found in Vehicle

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Three Waterloo men were arrested in Nevada after state troopers allegedly found 23 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle.

28-year-old's Charles Raymond Arceneaux and Justin Andre Baker, as well as 26-year-old Percy Corvess Johnson were arrested and taken to Elko County Jail in Elko, Nevada this weekend. They have since posted bond.

On Sunday, an officer pulled over their vehicle for speeding on Interstate 80 close to West Wendover. The trooper noticed the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The trooper searched searched the vehicle and eventually found 23 one-pound bags of marijuana inside a hidden compartment.

The three were arrested for possession of marijuana.

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