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Police: Two arrested after 65 pounds of marijuana found in trunk

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.—Two people from Texas were arrested in Indianapolis Monday after police found more than 65 pounds of alleged marijuana in their vehicle during a traffic stop.

Rosa Linda Villalon, 58, and Raul Vargas, 31, were arrested on charges of dealing in marijuana, a Class C felony, and possession of marijuana, a Class D felony.

At approximately 1:30 p.m. Monday, Indiana State Police troopers stopped a 1998 Ford Expedition on Interstate 70 for a traffic violation.  Police said during a search of the vehicle, troopers located 66.5 pounds of marijuana concealed in the rear of the SUV.

Villalon and Vargas were transported to the Marion County Arrestee Processing Center.