Mount Olive Man Charged With Possessing 27 Pounds Of Pot

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More than two dozen pounds of marijuana was seized, and a Mount Olive man is in jail tonight.

Antonio Cruz was arrested last week by the Wayne/Goldsboro Drug Squad and the Duplin County Sheriff's Office.

The drug squad says it seized 27 pounds of marijuana with a potential street value of $120,000.

Cruz was charged with trafficking marijuana by possession and maintaining a dwelling for the purpose of keeping and selling drugs. He's in the Wayne County jail on a $400,000 bond.