- Associated Press - Friday, March 10, 2017

DILWORTH, Minn. (AP) - Police are investigating the discovery of 217 pounds of marijuana that were stashed inside new vehicles at a rail yard in Dilworth.

Dilworth Police Chief Ty Sharpe tells KFGO radio there were 14 separate packages found hidden inside spare wheel wells. He says the pot has a street value of about $272,000.

The drugs were found during a routine inspection of the vehicles, which were brought to Dilworth on a BNSF freight train.

Police are not saying where the drugs came from or their intended destination.

Dilworth is located next to the Moorhead and Fargo, North Dakota, metropolitan area.

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Information from: KFGO-AM, http://www.kfgo.co

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