Two face drug charges after traffic stop in Turner County

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Courtesy Turner County Sheriff’s Office

TURNER COUNTY, S.D. (KELO) — A traffic stop in Turner County ended in a drug arrest on Sunday night.

The Turner County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was southeast of Hurley late Sunday night when he saw a vehicle approaching at a high rate of speed. The deputy clocked the car going 74 mph in a 65 mph zone.

During the traffic stop, the deputy found 7.1 pounds of THC oils, wax, edibles and marijuana in the car. Authorities also seized over $300 in cash.

Both the driver and passenger are facing drug possession charges, officials say.

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