60 pounds of pot found in luggage at Oakland International Airport

Vacuum sealed bags of marijuana found in checked piece of luggage at Oakland International Airport. (photo courtesy TSA)

March 7, 2013 1:29:02 PM PST
A random baggage check at Oakland International Airport Thursday morning revealed 60 pounds of marijuana in a checked piece of luggage.

The TSA says the pot, found in vacuum sealed bags, has an estimated value of $300,000.

Officials say a person was arrested for transportation of illegal substance and possession of an illegal substance.