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Marijuana Bust In Rusk County

     A Houston man is jailed after a truckload of marijuana is seized during a traffic stop in Rusk County. On Wednesday, sheriff's deputies stopped a box truck, loaded with watermelons and onions, on highway 59 near Garrison. After a search, they found more than 450 pounds of marijuana hidden underneath the vegetables.

     A 26-year old Houston man was arrested and charged with felony drug possession. He could face federal charges as well.

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