An elderly Connecticut couple has been arrested after police discovered more than 200 pounds of Marijuana inside their truck.
71-year-old Arthur Scherp and 69-year-old Helene Scherp were traveling through Arkansas on Thursday when they were stopped by State Police on Interstate 40 near Russellville.
The couple had cellophane bundled packets of marijuana in the truck’s bed and another bag in a passenger side door.
Arthur Schern told police he got $5,000 for making the trip.
The couple is being held on $35,000 bond.
By Carla Scallan