Ayden Couple Found With 12 Pounds Of Pot

An Ayden couple is in jail after authorities say they found 12 pounds of marijuana in their home on Highway 102 East.

Pitt County deputies and a U.S. Postal Inspector arrested Bobby and Wanda Kennedy on Thursday. The two are charged with trafficking marijuana.

Authorities say along with the pot, they also seized $2765 in cash and a small amount of cocaine.

The two are in the Pitt County Detention Center on $100,000 bonds.