Deputies Make Large Drug Bust on Highway

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On Tuesday August 23, at approximately 10:23 am, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 2384.  The 37-year-old male driver, a 22-year-old male passenger, a 38-year-old male passenger and a 29-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over 400 grams and Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds.  Six pounds of high grade Marijuana, 655 grams of Hashish and $945.00 in currency was seized.