$3 million worth of cocaine found in semi

$3 million worth of cocaine found in semi
The California Highway Patrol shows off an estimated $3 million worth of cocaine seized following a traffic stop Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Bakersfield, Calif. (CHP photo)

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A drug bust Tuesday morning netted the California Highway Patrol an estimated $3 million in cocaine.

The CHP said Wednesday that it pulled over a semitruck a day earlier in the area of Panama Lane and Highway 99.

A search of the truck, with the help of a police dog, found 83 kilos of cocaine.

The CHP arrested the truck's driver, Tsoi Jee-Leung, from Ontario, Canada.