On Monday, December 30th, 2019, the Littlefield Police Department released more information concerning a traffic stop the week prior that resulted in over 8 pounds of marijuana being confiscated.

It happened at around 3:15 p.m. on December 22nd about a mile east of Littlefield on US Highway 84.

According to KAMC News, a K-9 searched the vehicle and found 8 and a half pounds of marijuana.

Thirty-seven-year-old Leroy Perez of California was arrested and transported to the Lamb County Jail.