SLPSO seizes over 20 pounds of synthetic weed - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

SLPSO seizes over 20 pounds of synthetic weed

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ST. LANDRY PARISH (KALB News Channel 5) - The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office was successful inremoving approximately $40,000 of synthetic marijuana off of the streets.

St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office Spokesperson CaptainMegan Vizena said, "Our Highway Interdiction Team conducted a traffic stop on a2003 Ford Crown Victoria on Highway 190 near Lawtell. The search of the vehicleresulted in the recovery of approximately 968 ten gram packets of 9 differenttypes of synthetic marijuana."

 "The total weight ofthe seizure is approximately 21.5 pounds. The street value of the marijuana isapproximately $40,000. This investigation is still ongoing, therefore, thenames of the suspects are being with held at this time," Vizena added.

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