Drug bust in Rochester

KAAL) — Federal agents worked with the southeast Minnesota narcotics task force and make Rochester’s largest drug bust in the last five years.

It started in Nebraska where authorities stopped a man for a routine traffic violation. During the stop, they found more than two hundred pounds of marijuana in his car.

The man cooperated with the drug enforcement agency and made a controlled delivery to the final destination, a hotel in south Rochester.

Upon delivery, authorities arrested both men and issued a search warrant for the recipient’s house