The Texas Department of Public Safety seized 544 pounds of THC vape cartridges Sunday after a Texas Highway Patrol officer stopped a vehicle in Oldham County.
Around 8:43 a.m. the Trooper stopped a 2020 Nissan Pathfinder going east on I-40, near Vega on a traffic violation.
That’s when the Trooper found ten boxes containing THC Vape cartridges in the rear seat of the vehicle.
The driver, 25 year old Jorge Villareal of Shafter, California was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.
Villareal was booked into the Oldham County Jail
The drugs were being transported from California to Orlando, Florida