- 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.


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

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