A routine traffic stop turned out to be anything but that after cops found 11 pounds of pot in the car.
Kinston police have charged Lemarr McKinnon with two possession with intent to sell, manufacture drug charges and maintaining a vehicle for distribution of marijuana and cocaine.
Police say the car was stopped around 12:30 a.m. Monday in the 1200 block of South Queen Street. The officer noticed the odor of marijuana coming from the 1996 Lincoln and a search turned up the pot, along with 10 grams of cocaine.
McKinnon was jailed on a $103,000 bond.