Police find pot, cocaine inside truck

GALLUP, N.M. (KRQE) – Motor Transportation Police in Gallup stopped a semi truck that was supposed to be hauling hot sauce for Churches Chicken and made a shocking discovery.

Officers say they found 136 pounds of marijuana and more than five pounds of cocaine hidden throughout the truck.

Some of it was even stashed in a Christmas tin and presents.

The driver and another man, both from out of state, were arrested for drug trafficking and other charges.

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