Large drug seizure on I-80

Posted at 10:59 AM, Dec 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-05 15:25:17-05
Lancaster County deputies made another large drug seizure on Interstate 80.
Deputies say they seized just 110 pounds of marijuana and a gun during a traffic stop near the I-80 and Highway 6 interchange just outside Lincoln on Saturday. Deputies smelled marijuana from the SUV and the driver admitted there was marijuana inside the vehicle.  A handgun and ammunition was also seized from the vehicle.
Deputies arrested 51 year old Averill Thao and 42 year old Crystal Lee both of Apple Valley, Minnesota for possession with intent to deliver.