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3 charged for drug trafficking

The marijuana seized in the bust. The marijuana seized in the bust.
Cash seized during the drug bust. Cash seized during the drug bust.

JEFFERSONVILLE, IN (WAVE) – A large quantity of marijuana have been taken off the streets after deputies in southern Indiana make a major bust.

The Clark County Sheriff's Office got a tip about a large quantity of marijuana was being trafficked from Chicago to southern Indiana.

The department began around the clock surveillance on the suspects which culminated in a traffic stop Friday night on Interstate 65 in Clark County. During the stop, deputies found more than 25 pounds of pot.

Three people - April Hunter, Juan Urieta and Joel Rodriguez - are behind bars in the Clark County Jail facing felony trafficking charges.

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