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Nearly two hundred pounds of marijuana confiscated by State Police

July 13, 2019 11:11 AM

State police say two Canadians were found in possession of 179 lbs of marijuana. 

According to police, they were stopped after speeding on the Northway in Queensbury. Troopers then smelt a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. The marijuana was found after searching inside. 

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20-year-old Antoine Benoit and 25-year-old Manuel Torres of Quebec are facing criminal possession of marijuana charges. 

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Muneib Chater

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