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Marijuana discovered as deputies direct traffic

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BY Nixie Sanderson

Approximately 20 pounds of marijuana was recovered while Hartley County deputies diverted traffic around a wreck on Highway 385. On October 23, a collision north of Boys Ranch on Highway 385 forced the closure of the  road. 

“I was directing traffic down in Channing because no one could go south,” deputy Max Morris said. “A truck pulled up and had the most overpowering odor of marijuana I’ve ever smelled.”

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