Anatomy of a marijuana bust
Published 04/28/2010, The Daily Republic
It took a drill, a grinder, a plasma cutter and a torch to access the nearly 500 pounds of marijuana discovered during a traffic stop on April 8 in Aurora County.
The discovery of the pot — which had a street value of $4 million, according to the South Dakota Highway Patrol — came as a result of a multijurisdictional effort that left one man wanted and another arrested.
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