Two people have been arrested, 1,600 pounds of edible marijuana products seized after an I-80 traffic stop near Milford.
The Nebraska State Patrol reports a mini-van was pulled over Thursday afternoon for speeding. A search was made of the vehicle and troopers founds 488 boxes containing 50 THC candy bars in each box, 465 units of THC wax, and 11 pounds of marijuana.
The total weight: 1,640 pounds. Estimated street value: $550,000.
Troopers arrested 44-year-old Anthony Iovieno and his passenger, 38-year-old Casey Pichette. Both are from North Grafton, Massachusetts.
Both face numerous drug charges and have been jailed in Seward County.