N.C. police seize over 350 pounds of cocaine and pot


By Anne Blythe
The News & Observer

DURHAM, N.C. — A traffic stop on Fayetteville Street on Friday led to the seizure of more than 200 pounds of cocaine and 150 pounds of marijuana - a drug bust that Durham police heralded as one of the department's largest.

"It is very big," said Chief Steve Chalmers. "This really speaks to our commitment to deal with interstate trafficking and — really — make our community safe."

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