EBRSO: $1.8M worth of cocaine seized from passenger bus

EBRSO: $1.8M worth of cocaine seized from passenger bus

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office announced the seizure of 40 pounds of cocaine Tuesday morning.

An EBRSO deputy patrolling I-12 Eastbound conducted a traffic stop on a bus. The deputy and his K-9 unit searched the bus and found an untagged bag with 40 pounds of cocaine inside.

The EBRSO says that the cocaine carried a street value of $1.8 million.

This incident is still under investigation, and no arrests were reported.

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