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113 pounds of marijuana seized in Oregon

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. -- A Pasco man is jailed in Oregon after police seize 113 pounds of marijuana from his car.

An Oregon State Police Trooper say he pulled over 26-year-old Ricardo Sanchez just before noon Monday at milepost 257 on Highway 97. He was pulled over for several traffic violations.

Police searched Sanchez's car and found 113 pounds of prepackaged marijuana hidden in the trunk with an approximate street value of $282,000

Sanchez was arrested for Distribution of a Controlled Substance and booked in the Klamath County Jail.