Police: 179 pounds of marijuana found in minivan

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Two men have been arrested after police say they found a large amount marijuana in their possession.

State police say they pulled over a speeding minivan Tuesday near Lake George that had 179 pounds of pot inside.

Authorities say another vehicle that had been following close behind was stopped as well. One driver had rented both vehicles.

Both men in their 20s are being held at the Warren County Jail.

 

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