OMAHA, Neb. — More than 460 pounds of marijuana has been seized in a traffic stop along Interstate 80 in the Omaha area.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s department says the drugs were found Wednesday afternoon after a Chevrolet Tahoe pulling a U-haul trailer was stopped.

A police dog was called in after officers became suspicious. The drugs were found after the dog smelled something.

A 31-year-old California woman was driving the SUV. She was arrested on suspicion of dealing drugs.

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.