20 Pounds Of Marijuana Found During I-30 Traffic Stop Near Cumby

Approximately 20 pounds of marijuana was found during an Interstate 30 traffic stop near Cumby early Tuesday morning, according to arrest reports.

Sulphur Springs Police Officer Cleve Williams reported conducting a traffic stop on a black Ford Fusion just before 12:45 a.m. April 27, 2021, on Interstate 30 east at mile marker 111. The driver, identified as 41-year-old Luis Fernando Discua-Garay of Houston, was found to be in possession of about 20 pounds of marijuana.

Williams placed Discua-Garay into custody about 10 minutes after initiating the traffic stop near Cumby, and called for a towing service to impound the car. SSPD Officer Francisco Castro responded to transport the Houston man to the county jail, where he was booked at 2:25 a.m. April 27, 20201, on a possession of 5 pounds or more but less than 50 pounds of marijuana charge.

Discua-Garay remained in Hopkins County jail at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 27, 2021. His bond on the third-degree felony charge was set at $10,000.

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The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. You can reach them for non-emergency matters at (903) 438-4040.

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