242-Pound Cannabis Bust On I-80 In Henry County

Labarre 1A California man has been arrested in Henry County with 242 pounds of cannabis hidden inside his vehicle. 57 year old David Labarre was pulled over late Wednesday morning by Illinois State Police for speeding on Interstate 80 near Atkinson. A subsequent search of his Dodge Ram truck revealed the huge payload of marijuana. The Grass Valley, California man is being held in the Henry County Jail on cannabis trafficking charges.