$500,000 Worth of Pot Seized Near Pocatello
POCATELLO, Idaho (KLIX) A California man is behind bars after Idaho State Police seized more than 100 pounds of marijuana in a traffic stop Friday. According to police, a trooper stopped a 2016 Ford Explorer headed north on Interstate 15, just north of Pocatello, at about 11:25 p.m. Police found 125 pounds of pot inside the vehicle they say is worth a total of $500,000. Nathan Thao, 37, of Fresno, was arrested and booked for marijuana trafficking more than 25 pounds. He was booked into the Bannock County Jail.