New Mexico Man Arrested In Pot Seizure

Friday, April 13th 2007, 8:19 am
By: News On 6

EL RENO, Okla. (AP) _ Authorities have seized more than 400 pounds of marijuana and have arrested a New Mexico man following a traffic stop on Interstate 40 near El Reno, Oklahoma.

Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics spokesman Mark Woodward says the marijuana was being taken to Tulsa and is worth about $400,000.

Woodward says the marijuana was found hidden in the floor paneling of a sport utility vehicle driven by Clemente Bravo Junior of Deming.

Bravo has been arrested on a drug trafficking complaint.